Mammoth Upgrade Fails at Step 6 Upgrading Big Data SQL- install_bds_*.out Reports "xml.etree.ElementTree.ParseError: junk after document element" (Doc ID 2285030.1)

Last updated on JULY 16, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Mammoth upgrade from a BDA version with Big Data SQL 3.1 enabled fails at Step 6, upgrading Big Data SQL as below:

INFO: Installing Big Data SQL. This will take some time ...
INFO: Puppet script successfully sent to node bdanode01
INFO: Puppet script successfully sent to node bdanode02
INFO: Puppet script successfully sent to node bdanode03
INFO: Pinging puppet agents ..............
INFO: Puppet agent run on node bdanode01  completed successfully.
INFO: Check the log file in /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/pagent-*-<timestamp>.log
INFO: Puppet agent run on node bdanode02 completed successfully.
INFO: Check the log file in /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/pagent-*-<timestamp>.log
ERROR: Puppet agent run on node bdanode03 had errors. List of errors follows

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Error [21197]: (//bdanode03.example.com//Stage[main]/Bigdatasql::Manage_bds/Exec[install_bds]/returns) change from notrun to 0 failed: /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/install_bds.sh &> /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/install_bds_<number>.out returned 1 instead of one of [0]
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INFO: Also check the log file in /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/pagent-*-<timestamp>.log

ERROR: Puppet script had errors.
ERROR: Cannot continue with operation
INFO: Time spent in step 6 InstallBDASoftware is 2913 seconds.
INFO: Running bdadiagcluster...

 
The log file install_bds_<number>.out shows the following

"/opt/rh/python27/root/usr/lib64/python2.7/xml/etree/ElementTree.py", line 1506, in _raiseerror
raise err
xml.etree.ElementTree.ParseError: junk after document element: line 6, column 0

Error during the execution of the install workflow.

 

Changes

 Upgrading a Mammoth cluster with Big Data SQL 3.1 enabled.

Cause

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