OCP node creation fails when applying custom machineConfig

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When RHCOS boots and the node starts consuming the ignition-file and getting its rendered config from the MCO and hangs again with something like:
Ignition failed: failed to create files: failed to create files: error creating /sysroot/etc/chrony.conf: error creating file "/sysroot/etc/chrony.conf": A file exists there already and overwrite is false.


  • Red Hat Openshift Container Platform 4.6.x

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