OVMM Upgrade Process Getting Aborted With Invalid Database and Manager Password (Doc ID 2129868.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When trying to upgrade from 3.3.1 to 3.3.2 the upgrade process fails with

Running full database backup ...
GMT Apr 22 08:39:00.421 ovm.installer DEBUG

INFO: Backup job starting with destination:
  /u01/app/oracle/mysql/dbbackup/3.3.1_preUpgradeBackup-20160422_083859

  Job Id = 'Start Backup to: 3.3.1_preUpgradeBackup(1461314339330) Uri: https://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:7002/ovm/core/wsapi/rest/Job/1461314339330'
  Job Name = 'Start Backup to: 3.3.1_preUpgradeBackup'


GMT Apr 22 08:39:00.421 ovm.installer ERROR Error making full MySQL backup. Please make sure your database and Oracle VM Manager admin passwords are correct.

Cause

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