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Cisco Bug: CSCvs12296 - stctlVMBoot vmdk Orphaned During Upgrade 2.1(1b) to 3.5(2e)

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Sep 25, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series

Known Affected Releases

2.1(1b)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
If this has happened in your environment, you will have the following upgrade error:

Installing Software Packages on Storage Controller VM
failed in Task: 'Configuring Controller VM System Disk' with Error: 'Failed to configure System Device Reason: Could not find an SSD of minimum size 90115 MB for System Device'

Check to see if /var/stv and /var/zookeeper in the affected host's SCVM are mounted to tmpfs instead of /dev/sdb1 and /dev/sdb2:

root@SpringpathController:~# df -h
Filesystem      Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
udev             36G  4.0K   36G   1% /dev
tmpfs           7.1G  6.4M  7.1G   1% /run
/dev/sda1       2.4G  1.4G  917M  61% /
none            5.0M  4.0K  5.0M   1% /run/lock
none             36G     0   36G   0% /run/shm
none            100M     0  100M   0% /run/user
tmpfs           4.0G   25M  4.0G   1% /var/stv
tmpfs           1.0M     0  1.0M   0% /var/zookeeper
none            4.0K     0  4.0K   0% /sys/fs/cgroup

Conditions:
This has been observed during upgrades from 2.1(1b) to 3.0(1i) and 3.5(2e). So far, all of the affected ESXi versions are 6.0 U3.
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