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Exalogic: How To Debug And Resolve Dependency Errors On Packages During Guest vServer/Linux Physical Compute Node Patching? (Doc ID 2415830.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 2.0.6.2.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

Purpose

This document provides useful information on how to debug and resolve dependency errors which are encountered when patching Exalogic Physical Compute Nodes or Guest vServers.

Scope

Information in this MOS Note can be used for debugging dependency errors encountered during Patching in Exalogic.

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In this Document
Purpose
Scope
Details
 Logs Collection For Debugging Dependency Errors
 SEQUENCE OF STEPS FOR RESOLVING DEPENDENCY ERRORS
 Step 1: Run prepatch checks on the Guest vServer/Linux Physical Compute Node
 Step 2: Identify the Package which is having dependency errors
 Step 3: For Packages Causing the dependency errors, download the version of those packages from Public yum which matches version of underlying package version which is causing dependency errors.
 Step 4: Rebuild the Custom Repo using the downloaded Packages
 Step 5: Rerun PrePatchChecks again on the Guest vServer/Compute Node and check if the dependency issues are resolved.
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