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Kickstart Installation Fails with Error "The volume group name "VolGroup00" is already in use" (Doc ID 2227824.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


When trying to install Oracle Linux 6.x the process fails with error "The volume group name "VolGroup00" is already in use" when parsing Kickstart config as shown below



The server had a different operating system installed. As an example of a customer environment, the system previously was running Red Hat Enterprise Linux.


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