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'HTTP 401: Error getting root assets' when running setup-mnode

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Applies to

  • Management node (mNode)
  • Element software 11.3 and higher


When running the setup-mnode script (/sf/packages/mnode/setup-mnode), the following error appears:

HTTP 401: Error getting root assets 

Full error output:

2019-08-21T06:47:00.513774Z]:[config_util:75] INFO:Retrying 45/45 time...
[2019-08-21T06:47:00.514760Z]:[config_util:78] INFO:Waiting 10 seconds before next attempt.
[2019-08-21T06:47:10.577006Z]:[config_util:72] ERROR:Maximum Retry Attempts (45) Reached. Raising Error.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "setup_scripts/", line 59, in retry_operation
  File "setup_scripts/", line 32, in get_root_assets
  File "setup_scripts/", line 343, in handle_response
sfprime.MnodeCfgError: Error: HTTP 401: Error getting root assets. -
[2019-08-21T06:47:10.577901Z]:[mnodecfg:69] ERROR:Error: HTTP 401: Error getting root assets. -


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