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How to forcibly reprovision an Oracle Private Cloud(VM Compute) Appliance (PCA/OVCA) Compute Node (Doc ID 1636246.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 23, 2020

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 to 2.2.1 [Release 1.0 to 2.0]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


This article describes how to forcibly reprovision a problematic Oracle Private Clould(Virtual Compute) Appliance (PCA/OVCA) Compute Node (CN).


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In this Document
 Steps to facilitate Reprovisioning of an PCA/OVCA Compute Node
 1. Login (ssh, putty, etc.) to the current primary PCA/OVCA Management Node (MN) using the MN Virtual IP (VIP)
 2. Verify the details of the problematic Compute Node e.g. name, status
 3. Update the status of the problematic Compute Node and it's iLOM SP in the PCA/OVCA node database
 4. Login to the PCA/OVCA Dashboard to reprovision the Compute Node

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