A Virtual Machine Keeps Being Moved Between VM Servers of the Same Pool and Fails to Start After Each Move (Doc ID 2105174.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 16, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On Oracle VM, using a standard installation composed of several pools, a given virtual machine first fails to start when attempting to start it, and then keeps appearing on a different VM server, then moving to another server, then appearing back in the VM Manager GUI on a different server, without having it reachable at all.

On the servers on which the VM has been attempted to start, the following kind of errors can be witnessed in the /var/log/ovs-agent.log file :

 

Cause

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