Attempting to Delete a Virtual Machine Results in the Job being Aborted Automatically Without any Error Message (Doc ID 2134828.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.1.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On Oracle VM, when attempting to delete a Virtual Machine, the attempt fails, and the job is getting aborted, without any kind of error message in the job.

Drilling further in the VM Manager's logs - And more specifically in the main log of the VM Manager, AdminServer.log (its exact location on the Manager depends on the Manager's release in use), the following kind of Null Pointer Exception (NPE) is getting recorded whenever there is an attempt to delete the Virtual Machine :

 

Cause

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