Oracle Linux - OL7 Preinstall Package Modifies Order Of GRUB Menu Entries (Doc ID 2160654.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The oracle-preinstall RPM package install on Oracle Linux 7.1 server using a UEK3 kernel will cause the server to reboot into an unexpected kernel version.  Reviewing the original /boot/grub2/grub.conf file:

  

Changes

Preparing to install the Oracle RDBMS by using the oracle-preinstall RPM package.

Cause

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