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Oracle VM - Guest Migration Back To Rebooted Server Fails With "org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: exceptions.TypeError:rpmdb open failed" in Admin Logs (Doc ID 1672907.1)

Last updated on JULY 16, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 2.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


As part of a service outage, all running VM guests are migrated off their current server. That server is then brought down and rebooted some time later. The VM guests cannot be migrated back to the original server.

In the AdminServer log:


After all running VM guests are migrated to another server, the original server is shutdown and later is restarted.


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