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Oakcli Deploy Fails in 2.7 VM install or upgrade with " Unable to create device maps from partition tables " (Doc ID 1590887.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Appliance X3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


During an up grade or initial

"...We used the ODA Config Manager from my desktop to create a configuration file to use for deploying. 
     However, after reviewing the command to deploy the ODA_BASE I got the following error:

Unable to create device maps from partition tables




Configuration information
device-mapper: resume ioctl failed: Invalid argument   <<<<<<
create/reload failed on loop0p2
INFO: Deployment in local mode
INFO: Extracted the image files on node 0
INFO: The VM Configuration data is written to /OVS/Repositories/odabaseRepo/VirtualMachines/oakDom1/vm.cfg file
INFO: Running /sbin/losetup /dev/loop0 /OVS/Repositories/odabaseRepo/VirtualMachines/oakDom1/System.img command to mount the image file
INFO: Mount is successfully completed on /dev/loop0
ERROR: Unable to create device maps from partition tables
ERROR: Unable to do ssh to deployment node 0



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