[ PCA / OVM / OL ] A Virtual Machine Fails to Start and Shut itself Down Gracefully with "Show Plymouth Power Off Screen..." on Console

(Doc ID 2322509.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.0.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

A virtual machine fails to boot, and shuts itself gracefully down with a message sequence looking like the following one :

There are no particular other symptoms noted, except it seems to follow the boot process and then shuts itself down without any particular error message in the boot sequence.

Changes

 

Cause

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