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Oracle Linux : Filesystem Creation Fails with Error "/dev/mapper/mpatX is apparently in use by the system; will not make a filesystem here!" (Doc ID 2927157.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2023

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

An XFS or EXT4 filesystem creation fails with below error message

Cause

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