'The "pre-update" hook is not defined on SoftwareDeployment "UpdateDeployment"' error when clearing overcloud update break-point

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When attempting to clear a break-point when running openstack overcloud update -i <overcloud>, the following type of error is returned:

failed to remove breakpoint on <overcloud_node>: ERROR: The "pre-update" hook is not defined on SoftwareDeployment "UpdateDeployment" 


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