OpenShift Container Platform 3.x: Aggregating Container Logging upgrade fails with 'No API token found for service account "aggregated-logging-kibana"'

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  • During and upgrade of our Aggregating Container Logging stack, we noticed that the kibana rollout failed with the following error:

    $ oc logs logging-kibana-xx-deploy
    --> Scaled older deployment logging-kibana-yy down
    --> Scaling up logging-kibana-xx from 0 to 1, scaling down logging-kibana-yy from 1 to 0 (keep 1 pods available, don't exceed 2 pods)
        Scaling logging-kibana-xx up to 1
    -->  FailedCreate: logging-kibana-xx Error creating: No API token found for service account "aggregated-logging-kibana", retry after the token is automatically created and added to the service account
    error: timed out waiting for "logging-kibana-xx" to be synced


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (OCP) 3.11

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