[ PCA ] pca-admin shows the RUNNING/running state of a compute node or management node whereas the node is not powered on

(Doc ID 2280811.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2017

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 to 2.3.1 [Release 1.0 to 2.0]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, all releases up to 2.3.1, the pca-admin command-line interface can possibly show nodes as RUNNING/running whereas the nodes are not powered on :

[root@ovcamn05r1 ~]# pca-admin list management-node

Management_Node IP_Address Node_State ILOM_MAC ILOM_State Master
--------------- ---------- ---------- ------------------ ------
ovcamn06r1 192.168.4.4 RUNNING 00:10:e0:71:44:5f running
ovcamn05r1 192.168.4.3 RUNNING 00:10:e0:71:43:6f running

 Whereas one of these nodes is not powered on.

Cause

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