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Presenting NFS repository to OVM 3.4.1 server fails with [Errno 5] Input/output (Doc ID 2276638.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle VM 3.4, when presenting NFS repository to non-certified storage appliance,the mount succeeds but OVM operation fails with EIO when it tries to acquire lock on .ovsrepo file. 

Below error is noticed in the Oracle VM Manager GUI when trying to present the nfs repository.

On Oracle VM Server, ovs-agent.log shows below errors:






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