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Import VM from ftp Server Fails with "Server denied you to change to the given directory" (Doc ID 2571823.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64


When trying to import a VM from an ftp location Oracle VM Manager throws the following error:

OVMAPI_6000E Internal Error: OVMAPI_5001E Job: 1563299271148/Import VM to Repository: <NAME>_Repository. URL: ftp://<IP>/../0004fb00001200003xxxxd43f1155792.img/Import VM to Repository: <NAME>_Repository. URL: ftp://<IP>/../0004fb00001200003xxxxd43f1155792.img, failed. Job Failure Event: 1563299272629/Server Async Command Failed/OVMEVT_00C014D_001 Async command failed on server: <hostname> Object: cfgFile_0004fb0000060000b5xxxx7b18e14f8e, PID: 19099, Server error: [Errno 14] PYCURL ERROR 9 - "Server denied you to change to the given directory" , on server: <hostname>, associated with object: cfgFile_0004fb0000060000b5xxxx7b18e14f8e [Tue Jul 16 11:47:52 MDT 2019]




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