[RHV] After redeploying a HostedEngine host it was reporting "Malformed metadata for host 1"

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • After deploying a new host for HostedEngine host, the old HE host started reporting "Malformed metadata for host 1" in the ovirt-ha-agent logs.
  • Changed the host-id under /etc/ovirt-hosted-engine/hosted-engine.conf and now 2 hosts are trying to use the same SPM host_id


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.X

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