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[PCA 2.x] Provision Compute Node Fails with "Error running create shared filesystem. ILOM MAC: xxx. Marking node as dead." (Doc ID 2351112.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2024

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, re-provisioning a compute node fails with the following kind of error being reported in the /var/log/ovca.log of the primary management node :

[2018-01-21 08:35:15 8516] INFO (utils:137) Running create shared filesystem for ILOM MAC: 00:10:e0:b5:46:89
[2018-01-21 08:35:15 8516] DEBUG (utils:138) Calling function: create_shared_filesystem
[2018-01-21 08:35:15 8516] INFO (ovm:103) Calling ovmwsh script [] with args ('--server=ovcacn07r1', u'--page83id=600144f0db3ea65500005a60fa7
[2018-01-21 08:35:20 8516] WARNING (ovm:142) ovmwsh script finished with error: 1
STDOUT: Looking for [server] [ovcacn07r1]
Checking if shared repository [Rack1-Repository] exits...
Checking if the filesystem [shared_ocfs_fs] exists...
Creating the filesystem [shared_ocfs_fs]
Finding the OCFS file server...
Found the OCFS file server [Local FS ovcacn08r1]
Attempting to locate the LUN
Found the LUN [SUN (2)] by page83 ID [600144f0db3ea65500005a60fa700004].
Filesystem [[fs on SUN (2)]] exists on LUN [SUN (2)], skip creating [shared_ocfs_fs]
Oracle VM Manager Core WS-API Shell (20170615_1398)

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[2018-01-21 08:35:20 8516] ERROR (utils:145) Error running create shared filesystem. ILOM MAC: 00:10:e0:b5:46:89. Marking node as dead.


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