Virtual Machine Stops After Starting with "VM XXXX restarting too fast (Elapsed time: 4.267753 seconds). Refusing to restart to avoid loops." (Doc ID 1642208.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Virtual Machine stops after starting it.

"/var/log/xend.log" on Oracle VM Server shows messages similar to :

...
[2014-04-01 16:27:40 19284] WARNING (XendDomainInfo:2135) Domain has crashed: name=0004fb0000060000400301ad336636f9 id=13.
[2014-04-01 16:27:40 19284] ERROR (XendDomainInfo:2269) VM 0004fb0000060000400301ad336636f9 restarting too fast (Elapsed time: 4.267753 seconds). Refusing to restart to avoid loops.
...

 

Cause

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