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Sparc Server Discovery Fails With The Error: object has no attribute 'split' (Doc ID 2356319.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 to 3.4.4 [Release OVM33 to OVM34]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


Sparc Server Discovery fails with the following error in the Manager:

Message: OVMAPI_4010E Attempt to send command: discover_pool_filesystem to server: <HOSTNAME> failed. OVMAPI_4004E Sync command failed on server: <IP ADD>. Command: discover_pool_filesystem, Server error: org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: <type 'exceptions.AttributeError'>:'NoneType' object has no attribute 'split' [Sat Jan 20 13:01:31 EST 2018]

The OVS Server shows this error in the ovs-agent.log file:

[2018-01-22 15:10:37 3602] DEBUG (service:77) call start: discover_pool_filesystem
[2018-01-22 15:10:37 3602] ERROR (service:97) catch_error: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'split'
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/agent/lib/", line 95, in wrapper return func(*args)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/agent/api/poolfs/", line 53, in discover_pool_filesystem_add_nfs_poolfs_info(doc)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/agent/api/poolfs/", line 182, in _add_nfs_poolfs_info mounted_fs = get_mounted_filesystems()
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/agent/lib/", line 432, in get_mounted_filesystems data[6] = data[6].split(',') AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'split'





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