RHEL3 using cp,dd,mv and tar with --o_direct option get "permission denied", should you apply RHEL 2.1 fixes? (Doc ID 300808.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.3
Red Hat Advanced Server
Linux Itanium
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server Itanium
UnitedLinux (32-bit)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server x86-64 (AMD Opetron Architecture)
Linux x86

Goal

Customers trying to use the --o_direct option with cp, dd, or tar and receive "permission denied" and are on RHEL3 not RHEL 2.1 are unsure whether the following fixes are applicable:
p2913284_21_LINUX.zip
p2883583_21_LINUX.zip

Solution

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