On Oracle Big Data Appliance Upgrading to 4.4 Release, Reboot Fails After Step2 ( Kernel Upgrade)

(Doc ID 2106337.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.4.0 and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle Big Data Appliance(BDA) upgrading to 4.4 Release, reboot fails after Step2 ( Kernel Upgrade).

During upgrade after step2, reboot is performed by mammoth 

WARNING: The OS kernel was updated on some nodes - so those nodes need to be rebooted
INFO: Nodes to be rebooted: bda1node01,bda1node02,.....,bda1node0n
Proceed with reboot? [y/n]: y

Broadcast message from root@<BDANode01>
       (unknown) at 10:07 ...

The system is going down for reboot NOW!
INFO: Reboot done.
INFO: Please wait until all reboots are complete before continuing 

But none of the BDA nodes will boot .

In ILOM Remote Console coming across below error for ALL the nodes in the Cluster

Error 15: File not found.
Press any key to continue.....




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