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OL: Booting Fails with Message: "dracut: chroot: failed to run command" (Doc ID 2177139.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 to Oracle Linux 6.8 [Release OL5U10 to OL6U8]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


System hangs on the boot process with the following messages : "dracut: chroot: failed to run command /sbin/load_policy "
Booting in rescue mode to solve this issue , after doing chroot we got the following error : chroot failed to run command /bin/sh no such file or directory








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