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Oracle Linux 7 Patching From OL7 latest Yum Repos Removes Critical Symlinks On Reboot (Doc ID 2183423.1)

Last updated on MAY 20, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle Linux 7, yum update from OL7 latest yum repository removes critical symlinks from the server.

The important symlinks that disappear after server reboot on patching are {,/usr}/lib{,64}/


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