How to import the image for toolbox manually to a node on OpenShift 4.x

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  • It may be necessary to acquire a SOSreport for one or more of your nodes to aide in debugging your OpenShift Platform
  • If your node does not already have the toolbox image available locally from a previous toolbox command run on that host, it may be problematic/difficult to run a sosreport if it cannot source the image due to networking concerns. (toolbox image:
  • How to copy a container image between nodes, or how to import a container image for local execution?


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (RHOCP) 4.x
  • Node networking impacted but host nodes are still reachable via virtual console or secondary address.
  • Cannot pull directly to node or from local repository

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