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Failed to Add a Virtual Disk to a VM "Error: Device xvde is already connected" (Doc ID 2296647.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.2 and later
Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.2.2 to 2.2.2 [Release 2.0]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


When trying to add a new virtual disk to a guest VM, it fails with error "Device xvde is already connected."


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