E-PUM: Errors Encountered While Importing And Trying To Use A PeopleSoft Update Image (*.OVA file) Within Oracle VM Manager (OVM) (Doc ID 1915245.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.53 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 2-Feb-2016***

Symptoms

When attempting to import a PeopleSoft Update Image (*.OVA file) and then subsequently startup the virtual machine using Oracle VM Manager (OVM), the following errors occur:

ERROR
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fsck.ext3:unable to resolve 'LABEL=config'
fsck.ext3:unable to resolve 'LABEL=SES'

REPLICATION STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced by performing the following steps:
1. Download the desired PeopleSoft Update image from My Oracle Support (MOS).
2. Joined the individual parts into one cohesive *.OVA file and successfully imported this file to the Rack repository with OVCA.
3. Converted the imported file to a VM Template and tried to create a New server.
4. Started the virtual machine and the indicated errors occur.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:  Due to this issue, users cannot use the PeopleSoft Update image (*.OVA) files within Oracle VM Manager (OVM).

Cause

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