Refreshing an Oracle VM Repository Fails with : No JSON object could be decoded

(Doc ID 2419487.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Linux x86-64
This could be seen for instance after cleaning up a repository due to a filesystem full issue.

Symptoms

Refreshing the repository in the Oracle VM Manager GUI fails with an error like:

OVMAPI_4010E Attempt to send command:

get_repository_meta to server: <server name> failed. OVMAPI_4004E Sync command failed on server: <server ip address> Command: get_repository_meta, Server error: org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: <type 'exceptions.ValueError'>:No JSON object could be decoded

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