Installing Red Hat Virtualization as a FIPS standalone Manager fails during certification enrollment

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Installing RHV in FIPS mode as a standalone Manager fails with following error during engine-setup

RuntimeError: Command '/usr/share/ovirt-engine/bin/' failed to execute

In the ovirt-engine-setup log is possible to see following error

DEBUG plugin.execute:921 execute-output: ('/usr/share/ovirt-engine/bin/', '--subject=/C=US/', '--keystore-password=**FILTERED**', '--ca-file=qemu-ca') stdout:
keytool error: java.lang.Exception: Keystore file exists, but is empty: /etc/pki/ovirt-engine/.truststore
Keystore import failed

2021-02-25 23:26:53,802+0100 DEBUG otopi.context context._executeMethod:145 method exception
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/otopi/", line 132, in _executeMethod
  File "/usr/share/ovirt-engine/setup/bin/../plugins/ovirt-engine-setup/ovirt-engine/pki/", line 854, in _create_qemu_ca
  File "/usr/share/ovirt-engine/setup/bin/../plugins/ovirt-engine-setup/ovirt-engine/pki/", line 915, in _create_ca
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/otopi/", line 931, in execute
RuntimeError: Command '/usr/share/ovirt-engine/bin/' failed to execute


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.4

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