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OLVM: Exporting OVA Failed: ftruncate: File too large (Doc ID 2883466.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [5.4.17] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Exporting OVA failed at ansible task ovirt-ova-export-pre-pack : Allocating the temporary path for the OVA file:
# cat /var/log/ovirt-engine/ova/ovirt-export-ova-ansible-<time>-<KVM_FQDN>-<id>.log
2022-07-14 21:57:48,576 p=772 u=ovirt n=ansible | TASK [ovirt-ova-export-pre-pack : Allocating the temporary path for the OVA file] ***
2022-07-14 21:57:49,094 p=772 u=ovirt n=ansible | changed: [<KVM_FQDN>] => {
"changed": true,
"cmd": [
"xfs_mkfile",
"-n",
"5070984144384",
"/mnt/<VM_Name>.ova.tmp"
],
"delta": "0:00:00.012704",
"end": "2022-07-14 21:57:15.112610",
"rc": 0,
"start": "2022-07-14 21:57:15.099906"
}

STDERR:

ftruncate: File too large



Cause

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