Oracle Linux - Log Message "EXT4-fs: Can't Allocate: Allocation Context" When Accessing An EXT4 File System
Last updated on AUGUST 07, 2014
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.5 and later
/var/log/messages log contains entries similar to:
EXT4-fs: Can't allocate: Allocation context details
The file system continues to operate normally.
No configuration changes have been made although the system workload does vary. The messages may be associated with heavier workloads, but may occur at any time.
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