OVM Manager Installation Failed with "hardnofiles should be set to 8192 but was ..." Or "softnofiles should be set to 8192 but was ..." (Doc ID 1616544.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 OVM manager installation failed with any of the following error:

Verifying installation prerequisites ...
*** WARNING: Recommended memory for the Oracle VM Manager server installation is 3950 MB RAM
hardnofiles should be set to 8192 but was 4096
Configuration verification failed ...

OR

Verifying installation prerequisites ...
*** WARNING: Recommended memory for the Oracle VM Manager server installation is 3950 MB RAM
softnofiles should be set to 8192 but was 1024
Configuration verification failed ...

 

Cause

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