Oracle Big Data Appliance 4.2 to 4.5 Upgrade of a CDH Cluster Fails on Step 6 with Error at "Mysql::Refreshmysqlpasswords/Refreshpassword[scm]/Exec[refresh-scm-ms-password]"

(Doc ID 2151257.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.2.0 and later
Linux x86-64


During upgrade from v4.2 to V4.5 of a  Oracle Big Data Appliance (BDA) CDH Cluster Step 6 fails with:

Error [13103]: (//[main]/Mysql::Refreshmysqlpasswords/Refreshpassword[scm]/Exec[refresh-scm-ms-password]/returns) change from notrun to 0 failed: /usr/bin/mysql -uroot -p'mysqlpwd' -e " SET SESSION old_passwords=0; SET PASSWORD FOR 'scm'@'localhost' = PASSWORD('<scm password>');



Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms