Local Storage Operator does not create PersistentVolumes when using an SSD backed Datastore in vCenter.

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  • PersistentVolumes are not created when specifying deviceMechanicalProperties as NonRotational in the LocalVolumeSet when using the Local Storage Operator with VMware based nodes.
  • LocalVolumeSet events show ... found possible matching disk, waiting 1m0s to claim when specifying 'SSD/NVMe' as Disk Type and PersistentVolumes do not get created.


  • OpenShift Container Platform 4
  • Local Storage Operator
  • VMware vCenter 6.7U3

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