Live Migrations of ASM/ACFS Virtual Machines is not Supported

(Doc ID 2187369.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.10 to 3.4.2 [Release OVM32 to OVM34]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Live migration of a virtual machine seem to work OK with RAC on OVM 3.2+, however, as soon as an ACFS volume is used the migration stalls indefinitely.

In some cases one can see this type of error within the virtual machine.

Snippet of the error within the VM:

 

Changes

 N/A

Cause

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