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ExaCoePS:Exadata Udevd-work[84232]error Changing Netif Name 'eth7' To 'eth6'Device Or Resource Busy (Doc ID 2618438.1)

Last updated on JULY 27, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 18.1.18.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

After patching activity /var/log/messages showing (error changing netif name 'eth7' to 'eth6': Device or resource busy)

we are getting below alerts regular in /var/log/messages
Sep 17 15:27:57 ####db01 udevd-work[282928]: error changing netif name 'eth7' to 'eth6': Device or resource busy
Sep 17 15:32:57 ####db01 udevd-work[310408]: error changing netif name 'eth7' to 'eth6': Device or resource busy
Sep 17 15:37:57 ####db01 udevd-work[342213]: error changing netif name 'eth7' to 'eth6': Device or resource busy

 

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