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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. (Doc ID 1672988.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 to 3.1.1 [Release OVM30 to OVM31]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86
Linux SPARC

Symptoms

Any attempt to start or migrate a VM guest fails. Other hosts in the server pool do not show this behavior.

Examining the AdminServer logs shows a flood of entries:

Cause

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In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
 Common XEN troubleshooting fails.
 Steps to reproduce.
 ORACLE VM 3.0.3 BEHAVIOR
 Oracle VM 3.2.1 BEHAVIOR
Solution
References


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