RHV: Cannot upgrade to RHV 4.4 with "A VM running the engine ("hosted engine") cannot be set to highly available as it has its own HA mechanism."

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Cannot upgrade to RHV 4.4
  • Cannot restore Hosted-Engine from Backup


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.4
    • ovirt-engine-
    • ovirt-hosted-engine-setup-2.4.5-1.el8ev.noarch
    • ovirt-ansible-hosted-engine-setup-1.1.7-1.el8ev.noarch
    • ansible-2.9.11-1.el8ae.noarch

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