[Oracle VM] No such db file: /poolfsmnt/xxxxxx/db/monitored_vms (Doc ID 2276002.1)

Last updated on JUNE 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Oracle VM manager reports the following error when performing activities on HA-enabled guests (like start, stop etc):

OVMAPI_4010E Attempt to send command: configure_vm_ha to server: xxx failed. OVMAPI_4004E Sync command failed on server: xxx. Command: configure_vm_ha, Server error: org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: <type 'exceptions.Exception'>:No such db file: /poolfsmnt/xxx/db/monitored_vms

Activities on pool system like Add/Remove will also cause this error.

Changes

The Folder "db" on poolFS mount (/poolfsmnt/xxxxxx) is accidentally deleted.

This folder is where the servers keep track of ocfs2 pool attributes like pool name, monitored (HA enabled) guests etc.

Cause

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