ODAVP: Unable to Boot ODA_BASE During ODA 18.7 Upgrade/Patching Due to Memory: OAKERR:7007 Error encountered while starting VM - Error: Not enough free memory and enable-dom0-ballooning is False
(Doc ID 2623544.1)
Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023
Applies to:Oracle Database Appliance Software - Version 18.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
oakcli start oda_base
INFO: Starting ODA base domain ...
ERROR: Exception encountered while starting oda_base OAKERR:7007 Error encountered
While starting VM - Error: Not enough free memory and enable-dom0-ballooning is False,
So I cannot release any more. I need 258871296 KiB but only have 256219028.
While preforming ODA 18.7 patching on ODA Virtualized Platform (ODAVP).
NOTE: This issue is confirmed reported on both ODA X5-2 and X4-2 Systems. Suspect others hardware platforms are also be affected.
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