Error E667: Fsync Failed when trying to directly edit a file in sysfs file system on Oracle Linux 6
(Doc ID 2445950.1)
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
A user is trying to edit a file under the sysfs file system so it picks up a changed node name, as the node name is referenced in a specific device.
but encounters the following error:
Error E667: Fsync Failed
Previously, they had tried the following command, (where value was the new node name), however it had appended some unwanted characters:
echo "value" > /sys/class/infiniband/mlx4_0/node_desc
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