After a p2v Conversion, a Machine which Used to Boot from SAN Panics with "mount: could not find filesystem ’/dev/root’" and "Kernel panic 7 not syncing: Attempted to kill init!" (Doc ID 2249216.1)

Last updated on APRIL 10, 2017

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

After a p2v conversion as described in the following area of the documentation :

https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E26996_01/E18549/html/CACHCBID.html

A virtual machine fails to boot with the following kind of errors :

 

Cause

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