Oracle VM - Server Gets "ERROR (service:96) catch_error: Lock file /var/run/ovs-agent/vm-list.lock failed: timeout occured." When Starting Or Migrating VM Guest. XEN "xm list" Hangs.
Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2017
Applies to:Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 to 3.1.1 [Release OVM30 to OVM31]
Any attempt to start or migrate a VM guest fails. Other hosts in the server pool do not show this behavior.
AdminServer logs shows a flood of entries:
ERROR (service:96) catch_error: Lock file /var/run/ovs-agent/vm-list.lock failed: timeout occured. Issue arose when a new Template was getting imported into OVM: [2013-11-20 14:24:02 10478] DEBUG (service:77) import_template: ('0004fb0000030000961cc613c6a780c7', '0004fb000014000031b5111cacdbac52', ['http://localserver01/yum/rhel59-v01.tgz'])
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