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BDA V4.4 to v4.5 Upgrade Fails at Step 7 with BDD Error "Bdd::Upgrade_bdd/Exec[bdd_upgrade]" (Doc ID 2135332.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 06, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.5.0 and later
Linux x86-64


NOTE: In the examples that follow, user details, cluster names, hostnames, directory paths, filenames, etc. represent a fictitious sample (and are used to provide an illustrative example only). Any similarity to actual persons, or entities, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner. 

Step 7 of BDA V4.4 to BDA V4.5 upgrade fails with BDD error. The error condition on failure is:

Error [17997]: (//[main]/Bdd::Upgrade_bdd/Exec[bdd_upgrade]/returns)
change from notrun to 0 failed: /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/ &>
/opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/bdd_upgrade_1462581989.out returned 1 instead of one of [0]

Where /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/bdd_upgrade_1462581989.out looks like:


[Mammoth] running upgrade utility...

[2016/05/06 22:08:30 -0400] [Admin Server] Creating Hadoop fat jar...
[2016/05/06 22:08:30 -0400] [Admin Server] Running /home/bdd/Oracle/Middleware/BDD- $clientlibs &> /tmp/bdd_tmp/log/HADOOP_JAR_PUBLISH_CONFIG.log...Success!
[2016/05/06 22:09:31 -0400] [Admin Server] Querying Cloudera Manager at for client configurations...
[2016/05/06 22:09:31 -0400] [Admin Server] Running /home/bdd/Oracle/Middleware/BDD- 7180 <cluster_name> &> /tmp/bdd_tmp/log/HADOOP_CONF_PUBLISH_CONFIG.log...Fail!
[2016/05/06 22:09:31 -0400] [Admin Server] Failed to download Hadoop client configuration files.



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