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dbnodeupdate: Unable to obtain active lvm name (Doc ID 2893228.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After patching Exadata Compute Node from to the Exadata is not functioning properly.

Many internal commands are failing with error:
/opt/oracle.cellos/image_functions: line 2040: 0socket: value too great for base (error token is "0socket")
/opt/oracle.cellos/image_functions: line 223: get_node_type: command not found
/opt/oracle.cellos/image_functions: line 2906: image_functions_is_service_enabled: command not found
/opt/oracle.cellos/image_functions: line 2911: image_functions_status_service: command not found

[root@Node1 ~]# imageinfo -all
/opt/oracle.cellos/image_functions: line 2040: 0socket: value too great for base (error token is "0socket")



Customer re-initiated the patching  # /u01/inst/2022Q3/dbnodeupdate/ -u -l <patchnumber>.zip -t -q

This time it failed with below error

[1661806623][2022-08-29 21:58:07 +0100][ERROR][/u01/inst/2022Q3/dbnodeupdate/ - 8161][GetActiveLvmName][] Unable to obtain active lvm name, trying mount command as an alternative, found: <<<<------Here
Call stack : CALLER -- FILE -- LINE_NO
imageLogger_logMsg -- -- 8161
GetActiveLvmName -- -- 31526


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