Oracle VM: Non-Sparse Vdisks Converts To Sparse Automatically (Doc ID 2061550.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Inconsistent behavior of vdisk allocation can be observed when a vdisks is created as a non-sparse can convert to sparse automatically.

As per below messages, the vdisk: esewissoa04_disk2 (0004fb0000120000e3d17189481dc6d4.img) created as non-sparse: 

From AdminServer.log:

Changes

 None

Cause

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