OVM 3.4.1 "Lock file /var/run/ovs-agent/vm-list.lock failed: Timeout Occurred" or XEND Hangs Using 10% > CPU or DomU Takes Very Long Time to Release Memory (Doc ID 2181609.1)

Last updated on MAY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 to 3.4.2 [Release OVM34]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

If you notice below symptoms in OVM-3.4.1 environment:

23640841 - Lock file /var/run/ovs-agent/vm-list.lock failed: timeout occurred.
23095319 - domU takes a very long time to release memory
20800450 - XEND HANGS USING 10% > CPU
23278175 - Shutdown of user domain on Exadata OVM 3.4.1 can take long time

Solution

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms