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BDA bdacheckcluster Utility Reports "Required package R-core is is not valid : .M....G.. /usr/share/R/library" (Doc ID 2049875.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2021

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 3.0 and later
Linux x86-64


1. On one or more nodes, bdacheckcluster reports:

<HOSTNAME>: ERROR: Required package R-core is is not valid : .M....G..    /usr/share/R/library

Since bdacheckcluster needs to be successful prior to Mammoth related activities like upgrade, patching, etc. this error needs to be corrected prior to such activities.

2. Checking '/usr/share/R/library' on the nodes with the error shows:

a) That it is owned by "root:rstudio_users" instead of "root:root".

For example:



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