[ PCA 2.3.X upgrade ] The upgrade ends abruptly with " ERROR (<stdin>:6) [PCA UPGRADE] FATAL ERROR: Failed to export the database."

(Doc ID 2371366.1)

Last updated on MARCH 11, 2018

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.1.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, when running an upgrade to a 2.3.X release, the upgrade fails with :

[03/06/2018 16:31:22 813576] INFO (<stdin>:6) [PCA Upgrade] Exporting the database for the OVM Upgrade
[03/06/2018 16:31:44 814675] INFO (<stdin>:6) [PCA Upgrade] Beginning Database export...
[03/06/2018 16:40:25 827555] ERROR (<stdin>:6) [PCA UPGRADE] FATAL ERROR: Failed to export the database.
[03/06/2018 16:40:27 827625] INFO (<stdin>:6) [PCA Upgrade] Relinking to the shared storage

The upgrade is then stopped.

Changes

 

Cause

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