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BDA X7-2/OL6 Server Can Not Boot into the OS - From Rescue Mode, efibootmgr is missing "Oracle Big Data Appliance 4" Entry (Doc ID 2905574.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2022

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 5.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


It is not possible to boot a BDA X7-2/OL6 server normally.

1. Manually booting into any of the OS kernel options from ILOM GUI or ILOM Console grub menu fails with "Error 15: File not found".

For example manually selecting any one of the 4 OS kernel options like below:

fails with:

Output looks like:





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