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Could you confirm the Bright version and the distribution (CentOS, Ubuntu, SLES) you are trying to install as an Addon installation? Thank you.


On the primary active head node, take a look in the /var/log/cloneinstalllog file. It should show the reason for the failure. 


For future reference incase someone else comes across this issue, the Bright ISO comes with a 2 node trial license by default.
Installing your Easy8 license is documented here in the installation manual:


If the chassis is a standalone entry in Bright with each blade showing as separate compute nodes, you may close the device to disable monitoring.
For example:

# cmsh
% device use c6000-1
% close

This will disable monitoring and... (More)


Generally, after resolving the issue the health check is reporting, you can run the "samplenow" command to get the latest status. The "samplenow" command allows you to run health checks on demand.

For example, if node001 is showing an alert... (More)

An Easy 8 license currently allows access to Bright 8.2. 
Easy 8 will have access to Bright 9.0 sometime after it is released publicly.


We do provide HDF5 packages.
You may check the available packages from our package dashboard here:


The upgrade process for 8.2 to 9.0 will be released in Q1 of 2020.

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