Oracle Linux 6 / HP ProLiant DL980 server reports Machine Check Exception (MCE) events (Doc ID 1602945.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.3 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] to Oracle Linux 6.3 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] [Release OL6U3]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

An Oracle Linux 6 (OL6) system running on a HP ProLiant server (e.g. HP ProLiant DL980 G7) reports Machine Check Exception (MCE) events (/var/log/mcelog) e.g.:

 

Cause

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