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Boot Device 'ExadataLinux_1' entry lost after MB replacement (Doc ID 2624125.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 18.1.0.0.0 to 19.3.3.0.0 [Release 12.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

FE replaced MB as per internal document: (Doc ID 2360554.1) How to Replace an Exadata X7-2/X8-2 Compute Node Server Motherboard Assembly

Above document mentioned that once the system is up, please run "efibootmgr -v" on Linux and ensure there is 'ExadataLinux_1' entry. If there is no such boot entry, please contact EEST from Oracle Support.

They have tried to select 'Oracle Linux (shim.efi)' on BIOS boot device list and boot by it, but still no this 'ExadataLinux_1' entry.

 

 

Changes

 Replaced the motherboard assembly.

Cause

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