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"ERROR: Could not get ILOM version after 6 retries" Raised After Reboot During Upgrade to BDA V4.2 (Doc ID 2019339.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2018

Applies to:

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


After the reboot to finish patching the OS kernel during upgrade to BDA V4.2 the file:


is found on one of the nodes in the cluster and contains:

# more /root/BDA_REBOOT_FAILED

ERROR: Could not get ILOM version after 6 retries

INFO: Error is :

ERROR: Big Data Appliance failed hardware validation checks

It is also observed that the OS is updated:

1. The output from: "dcli -C uname -a" shows all nodes of the cluster have the correct kernel:

# dcli -C uname -a
*.*.*.1: Linux 2.6.39-400.249.3.el6uek.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon Mar 30 14:25:22 PDT 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

2. The output from:  "dcli -C java -version" shows all nodes of the cluster have the correct java version:

# dcli -C java -version
java version "1.8.0_45"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_45-b14)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.45-b02, mixed mode)


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