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Exadata VM Creation Using OEDA Fails With OpenVswitch/Higgs Error (Doc ID 2393996.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 12.2.1.1.1 to 18.1.8.0.0 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Exadata VM creation using OEDA fails with OpenVswitch error:

./install.sh -cf /EXAVMIMAGES/exa-install/ConfigFiles/XYZ/XYZ-e20-cq03infra.xml -s 2
Initializing
Executing Create Virtual Machine
Creating guests for cluster cq03infra
Checking status of remote files...
Checking status of existing files on remote nodes...
Getting status of local files...
Copying required files...
====== End ERROR Output from node dbadm02.cen.xyzx.fr ======
Error: Command [/opt/exadata_ovm/exadata.img.domu_maker allocate-guids /EXAVMIMAGES/conf/e097-02.infra.xyzx.fr-vm.xml /EXAVMIMAGES/conf/final-e097-02.infra.xyzx.fr-vm.xml] run on node dbadm02.cen.xyzx.fr as user root did not execute successfully...
====== ERROR from node dbadm01.cen.xyzx.fr ======
Command = dbadm01.cen.xyzx.fr | root | /opt/exadata_ovm/exadata.img.domu_maker allocate-guids /EXAVMIMAGES/conf/e097-01.infra.xyzx.fr-vm.xml /EXAVMIMAGES/conf/final-e097-01.infra.xyzx.fr-vm.xml
Ret code = <1> from node dbadm01.cen.xyzx.fr
[ERROR    ] Inconsistent OpenVswitch environment is detected
[ERROR    ] [Error]: Both higgs-compute-agent-reset-bridges and openvswitch services must be either enabled or disabled
## ERROR End from node dbadm01.cen.xyzx.fr
====== End ERROR Output from node dbadm01.cen.xyzx.fr ======



Cause

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