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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 AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 to 2.1.1 [Release 1.0 to 2.0]
Oracle VM - Version 3.2.4 to 3.2.10 [Release OVM32]
Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
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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