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ODA : Removing Old Kernel to Reclaim Disk Space on mount point: /boot "/boot is (XX%)" (Doc ID 1537133.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Appliance X5-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Database Appliance Software - Version to [Release 2.1 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Appliance - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
/boot , ODA , /boot cleanup, reclaiming space, ODA boot


There are different times when you may find that the ODA /boot area needs more usable space.
Symptoms include:



This symptom can occur if the ODA has been upgraded.
This  is specifically a problem for older ( pre-2.6 ) ODA deployments and a few select ODAs with deployments in early 12.1.2.x versions.


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