After changing System date in ILOM, node hangs on bootup with console showing failure at: Superblock last mount time "SOME TIME IN THE FUTURE"
(Doc ID 2000224.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2020
Applies to:Exadata X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.9 and later
Exadata X5-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 18.104.22.168.2 to 22.214.171.124.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
After changing System date/time, node hangs on bootup. Console shows failure at: Superblock last mount time ("SOME TIME IN THE FUTURE" Give root password for maintenance (or type Control-D to continue)):
This can occur on any OL version and can occur on Exadata or stand-alone systems.
Example from ILOM console:
Customer set the date/time to a point in the future using the command:
# date -s "14 APR 2016 11:11:11" <<< Future date
then changed it back to current date/time.
# date -s "14 APR 2015 11:11:11" <<< Current date
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