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After Oracle Linux 6 to Oracle Linux 7 Migration on BDA 5.1.0, the Oracle Linux OL7 RPMs are Not the Same as on a New or Upgraded BDA v5.1.0 Cluster (Doc ID 2677625.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 5.1.0 to 5.1.0 [Release 5.0]
Linux x86-64


NOTE: In the examples that follow, user details, cluster names, hostnames, directory paths, filenames, etc. represent a fictitious sample (and are used to provide an illustrative example only). Any similarity to actual persons, or entities, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner.

After Oracle Linux 6 (OL6) to Oracle Linux 7 (OL7) migration on BDA 5.1, using the documentation "10.8.3 Oracle Linux 6 to Oracle Linux 7 Migration Steps", the Oracle Linux OL7 RPMs are not the same as on a new or upgraded BDA v5.1.0 cluster. If desired, the Oracle Linux rpms can be updated to the same versions present on a new BDA v5.1.0 cluster using the procedure below

After OL6 to OL7 migration imageinfo reports output like:

Big Data Appliance Image Info

LINUX_VERSION : Oracle Linux Server release 7.5
KERNEL_VERSION : 4.1.12-124.29.3.el7uek.x86_64
BDA_RPM_VERSION : bda-5.1.0-1.el7.x86_64
JDK_VERSION : jdk1.8-1.8.0_231-fcs.x86_64
HADOOP_VERSION : 3.0.0-cdh6.2.1


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