dmidecode Command Is Not Showing Product Name and Hardware Model (Doc ID 1936912.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 21, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.5 to Oracle Linux 7.0 [Release OL5U5 to OL7]
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Example case

dmidecode command is not showing product name and hardware model causing Exadata patch to fail on pre-requisite check

 

Changes

No changes on the system

Cause

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