Oracle Big Data Appliance Upgrade Fails on Step2 with 'Failed to initialize Augeas'

(Doc ID 2041762.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 3.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle Big Data Appliance during upgrade failure occurs on Step2 for some/All of the BDA nodes

ERROR: Puppet agent run on node bdanode# had errors. List of errors follows

Error [8861]: (//bdanode#.***.**.**//Stage[main]/Miscsetup::Yumrepo/Augeas[yumconf_setopt]) Could not evaluate: unknown error - Failed to initialize Augeas

From pagent-bdanode#-<Timestamp>.log

Aug  4 12:31:40 bda1node01 puppet-master[8861]:(//bdanode#.***.**.**//Stage[main]/Miscsetup::Yumrepo/Augeas[yumconf_setopt]) Could not evaluate: unknown error - Failed to initialize Augeas
Aug  4 12:31:40 bda1node01 puppet-master[8861]:(//bdanode#.***.**.**//Stage[post]/Miscsetup::Endstep/Notify[end_step]) Dependency Augeas[yumconf_setopt] has failures: true
Aug  4 12:31:40 bda1node01 puppet-master[8861]: (//bdanode#.***.**.**u//Stage[post]/Miscsetup::Endstep/Notify[end_step]) Skipping because of failed dependencies



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