oracle-rdbms-server-11gR2-preinstall-firstboot Service Cannot be Started on a Server with UEFI. (Doc ID 2150806.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.4 to Oracle Linux 6.7 [Release OL6U4 to OL6U7]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

oracle-rdbms-server-11gR2-preinstall-firstboot service fails to be started on a server with UEFI(Unified Extensible Firmware Interface),
because a command "oracle-rdbms-server-11gR2-preinstall-verify -b" which is internally kicked by the service fails.

Cause

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