Unable To Start VMs With ovs-agent Status "notification server dead but pid file exists"

(Doc ID 2363228.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.11 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Unable to start the VMs and  status shows  'starting' when attempting to start from the OVM manager UI 

Changes

 Restart of the guest machine.

Cause

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