Attempting to Refresh a Storage LUN Yields OVMRU_002077E "Cannot refresh file system: X . It is missing from physical disk: X" (Doc ID 2112443.1)

Last updated on MARCH 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle VM and Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, after e.g. deleting a repository using a dd command or a script provided by support, attempting to refresh the physical disk which was hosting the repository yields an error in the lines of :

 replace <entry> with the corresponding /dev/mapper entry.

Cause

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