Kickstart Installation Fails with Error "The volume group name "VolGroup00" is already in use"

(Doc ID 2227824.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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

 

Changes

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

Cause

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