"Invalid dmidecode output" alert upon Approval

Solution In Progress - Updated -


When approving the registration of a new hypervisor via the RHEV Manager, an alert is produced :-

"Host installation in progress. Invalid dmidecode output"

Hypervisor is still activated in Manager.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualisation (RHEV) 3.3.1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualisation Hypervisor (RHEVH) 20140407.0.el6
  • SMBIOS 2.7 and above on HP Gen 8

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