Bug 988723 - Auto upgrade from RHEV Hypervisor 6.4 to 6.5 will be failed because of a minimum required size of ROOT
Auto upgrade from RHEV Hypervisor 6.4 to 6.5 will be failed because of a mini...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-node (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Joey Boggs
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2013-07-26 04:53 EDT by Longjun Song
Modified: 2014-01-21 14:47 EST (History)
10 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: ovirt-node-3.0.1-5.el6
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Last Closed: 2014-01-21 14:47:07 EST
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2014:0033 normal SHIPPED_LIVE ovirt-node bug fix and enhancement update 2014-01-21 19:14:30 EST

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Description Longjun Song 2013-07-26 04:53:00 EDT
Description of problem:
Auto upgrade from RHEVH Hypervisor 6.4 to 6.5 will be failed, it will say:
OVIRT_VOL_ROOT_SIZE is smaller than minimum required size of : 512
Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "<stdin>", line 2, in <module>
    File "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/ovirtnode/install.py", line 42, int __init__
TypeError: __init__() should return None
Automatic installation failed. Please review console messages.
Press Enter to drop to emergency shell.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEV Hypervisor 6.5-20130725.0.el6

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Clean install a RHEV Hypervisor 6.4.
2. Boot from PXE and select RHEV Hypervisor 6.5-20130725.0.el6 with an upgrade argument, then the error will occur.

Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
Add the storage_vol argument to set the size of ROOT partition bigger than 512MB, the problem will be solved.
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2013-10-13 23:01:14 EDT
This request was not resolved in time for the current release.
Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if still desired, for consideration in
the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Comment 6 Cheryn Tan 2013-11-07 19:25:12 EST
This bug is currently attached to errata RHBA-2013:15277. If this change is not to be documented in the text for this errata please either remove it from the errata, set the requires_doc_text flag to minus (-), or leave a "Doc Text" value of "--no tech note required" if you do not have permission to alter the flag.

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Comment 7 Longjun Song 2013-11-07 23:23:04 EST
1. Clean install Redhat Hypervisor 6.4-20131016 and upgrade the OS from PXE with a command 'upgrade' to RHEV Hypervisor 6.5-20131031.1.0
2. This bug will not occur any longer
Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2014-01-21 14:47:07 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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