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Unable to Attach Virtual Disk In Oracle Virtual Manager (Doc ID 2568514.1)

Last updated on JULY 26, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Adding a Virtual Disk to a VM using Oracle VM manager return the following error:

OVMAPI_4010E Attempt to send command: configure_vm to server: <hostname> failed. OVMAPI_4004E Sync command failed on server: <SERVER_IP>.
Command: configure_vm, Server error: org.apache.xmlrpc.XmlRpcException: <type 'exceptions.RuntimeError'>:disk:setup_error:Command: 
['xm', 'block-attach', '0004fb00000600008bbbxxxxxxxxxxxx', 'file:/OVS/Repositories/0004fb00000300006d10xxxxxxxxxxxx/VirtualDisks/0004fb0000120000ce9axxxxxxxxxxxx.img', 'xvdk', 'w'] 
failed (1): stderr: Error: The file "/OVS/Repositories/0004fb00000300006d10xxxxxxxxxxxx/VirtualDisks/0004fb0000120000ce9axxxxxxxxxxxx.img" is already used stdout: 
Usage: xm block-attach [BackDomain] Create a new virtual block device. [Fri Jul 05 10:24:10 CEST 2019]

Cause

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