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BDA Server Reimage Raises: ERROR: "Import failed. A previous attempt to import BIOS configuration is pending." (Doc ID 1989530.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Reimaging a server raises:

ERROR: Import failed.  A previous attempt to import BIOS configuration is pending.
Set BIOS boot order . Return code : 90

Additionally the output states:

Setting BIOS boot order failed. Please rerun reset-boot-order.

But the output ends indicating success with:

Installed Oracle Big Data Appliance Installer to sdm

Please reboot to start the re-imaging process

For example:



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