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[PCA 2.x] PCA Upgrader Fails while Performing YUM Upgrade [Errno 12] Timeout (Doc ID 2496269.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2022

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.3.4 to 2.3.4 [Release 2.0]
Linux x86-64


PCA upgrader fails in  step 7 while performing the YUM upgrade with [Errno 12] Timeout

Beginning PCA Management Node upgrade for ovcamn06r1
Disable PCA Backups 1/16
Download ISO 2/16
Setup Yum Repo 3/16
Take OVM Backup 4/16
Break PCA HA Model 5/16
Place PCA Upgrade Locks 6/16
Perform Yum Upgrade 7/16
Management upgrade failed during UPGRADING; terminating and cleaning up.


From the pre-upgrade.log

[2019-01-17 16:22:23 4101164] ERROR (mn_upgrade_utils:488) Failed to perform the Yum upgrade on ovcamn06r1: /n
fs/shared_storage/pca_upgrader/scripts/1.0-97.el6/perform ^M_yum_upgrade -m ovcamn06r1 -r pca_upgrade_2.3.4
Removing obsolete packages prior to upgrade
Beginning Yum upgrade
DEBUG: using this command for upgrade: /usr/bin/yum --disablerepo=* --enablerepo=pca_upgrade_2.3.4 -y upgrade -
-exclude=elxflashOffline --exclude=elxocmlibhbaapi --exclude=elxocmcore --exclude=elxocmcorelibs --exclude=ipmi
flash --exclude=ipmitool --exclude=oracle-hmp-libs --exclude=oracle-hmp-hwmgmt --exclude=oracle-hmp-snmp --excl
ude=oracle-hmp-tools --exclude=oracle-hmp-tools-biosconfig --exclude=oracle-hmp-tools-ubiosconfig --exclude=ora
cle-hmp-wdt --exclude=QConvergeConsoleCLI --exclude=fm
Exception while attempting Yum upgrade on ovcamn06r1: Command: ['/usr/bin/yum', '--disablerepo=*', '--enablerep
o=pca_upgrade_2.3.4', '-y', 'upgrade', '--exclude=elxflashOffline', '--exclude=elxocmlibhbaapi', '--exclude=elx
ocmcore', '--exclude=elxocmcorelibs', '--exclude=ipmiflash', '--exclude=ipmitool', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-libs', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-hwmgmt', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-snmp', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-tools', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-tools-biosconfig', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-tools-ubiosconfig', '--exclude=oracle-hmp-wdt', '--exclude=QConvergeConsoleCLI', '--exclude=fm']
failed (1): stderr: [Errno 12] Timeout on (28, 'Operation too slow. Less than 1000 bytes/sec transfered the last 30 seconds')
Trying other mirror.
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: pca_upgrade_2.3.4. Please verify its path and try again
stdout: Loaded plugins: security, ulninfo
Setting up Upgrade Process

ESC]0;root@ovcamn06r1:~^G[root@ovcamn06r1 ~]
[2019-01-17 16:22:23 4101164] ERROR (mn_upgrade_steps:398) Failure during Yum upgrade on ovcamn06r1


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