"stats server dead but pid file exists" due to Error getting VM stats: [Errno 24] Too many open files (Doc ID 2082162.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The ovs-agent service reports "stats server dead but pid file exists":

 

Cause

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