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Rescan of Physical Disks on VM Server yields OVMAPI_4010E "XmlRpcException: <class 'agent.lib.filelock.LockError'>:Lock file /var/run/ovs-agent/discover_hardware.lock failed: timeout occured. " (Doc ID 2125237.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle VM, all 3.X.X releases, when attempting to rescan physical disks for a particular VM Server in the VM Manager Graphical User Interface, the job fails with the following kind of error message :



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