Warning "found existing unsupported csi.vsphere.vmware.com driver" is shown after upgrade to OCP 4.10

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  • During the upgrade or after the upgrade to OpenShift Container Platform 4.10, the following error message is shown in the cluster:

    Cluster operator storage could not be upgraded between minor version: VSphereCSIDriverOperatorCRUpgradeable: VMwareVsphereControllerUpreadeable: found existing unsupported csi.vsphere.vmware.com driver
  • The storage ClusterOperator is showing the following error message:

      message: 'VSphereCSIDriverOperatorCRUpgradeable: VMwareVSphereControllerUpgradeable: found existing unsupported csi.vsphere.vmware.com driver'
      reason: VSphereCSIDriverOperatorCR_VMwareVSphereController_existing_driver_found
      status: "False"
      type: Upgradeable


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (RHOCP) 4.10

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