Kpartx Fails With: "Device-mapper: Create Ioctl On <mpath_name> Failed: Device or Resource Busy, Create/Reload Failed On <mpath_name>"

(Doc ID 2185219.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


 While running below kpartx command on Oracle Linux 7.2 shows below error  on multipath device.


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