Compute Node YUM Update Fails with error: %pre(exadata-sun-computenode-version) scriptlet failed, exit status 1

(Doc ID 1578511.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 24, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


ComputeNode YUM update fails with the following error

 [ERROR] The command dmidecode -s system-product-name failed; please check its output.
The system might need an ILOM reset and/or a system reboot.
Error in PREIN scriptlet in rpm package exadata-sun-computenode-
error: %pre(exadata-sun-computenode- scriptlet failed, exit status 1
error: install: %pre scriptlet failed (2), skipping exadata-sun-computenode-


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