OCFS2: ERROR: status = -17 In /var/log/messages

(Doc ID 1927090.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Following OCSF2 Errors are observed in /var/log/messages and the system is Oracle Linux 5.10 with 2.6.39-400.209.1.el5uek kernel.

Sep 12 12:46:34 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,45716,2):ocfs2_check_dir_for_entry:2119 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 12:46:34 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,45716,2):ocfs2_mknod:459 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 12:46:34 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,45716,2):ocfs2_create:629 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:41:56 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,60218,0):ocfs2_check_dir_for_entry:2119 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:41:56 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,60218,0):ocfs2_mknod:459 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:41:56 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,60218,0):ocfs2_create:629 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:42:14 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,17314,2):ocfs2_check_dir_for_entry:2119 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:42:14 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,17314,2):ocfs2_mknod:459 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:42:14 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,17314,2):ocfs2_create:629 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:43:30 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,61639,2):ocfs2_check_dir_for_entry:2119 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:43:30 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,61639,2):ocfs2_mknod:459 ERROR: status = -17
Sep 12 13:43:30 dcqlast802c2 kernel: (java,61639,2):ocfs2_create:629 ERROR: status = -17

Cause

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