Manifest refresh on Red Hat Satellite 6 failed with " Runtime Error java.io.IOException: No such file or directory at java.io.UnixFileSystem.createFileExclusively:-2"

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Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6.x.

Issue

  • Manifest refresh on Red Hat Satellite 6 failed with the following error :
 Runtime Error java.io.IOException: No such file or directory at java.io.UnixFileSystem.createFileExclusively:-2"

Resolution

  • Create the missing directories under /var/cache/
# mkdir -p /var/cache/tomcat/temp/
# mkdir /var/cache/candlepin/
# chown -R tomcat:tomcat /var/cache/candlepin/ /var/cache/tomcat/
# restorecon -R -v /var/cache/candlepin/
# restorecon -R -v /var/cache/tomcat/

For more KB articles/solutions related to Red Hat Satellite 6.x Manifest Issues, please refer to the Consolidated Troubleshooting Article for Red Hat Satellite 6.x Manifest Issues

Root Cause

  • Candlepin and Tomcat directories are missing under /var/cache

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