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Procedure to check for corrupted root file system on Exadata Storage Servers and Linux database servers (Doc ID 1589868.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Linux x86-64


Exadata Storage Servers and database servers running Oracle Linux may encounter a file system corruption that results in the root file system mounted read-only after reboot.  This issue may occur only if the following conditions are met:

This document explains how to reduce the chance of root file system corruption prior to performing system reboots that occur during Exadata Storage Server and database server software updates.

See <bug 9752748> for details.


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In this Document
 1. Check installed software versions
  2. Check file systems
 Database Server
 Storage Server

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