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

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

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}/libnss_vas4.so.2.

Cause

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