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"gdm" Cannot be Started on Oracle Linux 6.x HVM/PVHVM Guests (Doc ID 1957370.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.8 to 3.3.3 [Release OVM32 to OVM33]
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 6.7 [Release OL6 to OL6U7]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

gdm login manager cannot be started and displayed on VNC console on Oracle Linux 6.x HVM/PVHVM guests.

Same issue does not reproduce on Oracle Linux 6.x PVM guests.

Cause

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