Oracle Linux 5: Incorrect or Missing IP Address After Package Upgrade or Server Reboot
(Doc ID 2219556.1)
Last updated on MAY 22, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
No IP address or an incorrect IP address is present at the first reboot or after a system upgrade.
This problem can occur when a network interface is configured to use a static ip address instead of using the dhcp-client service to obtain a dynamically assigned ip address.
This issue can occur at he first reboot after a system install or after a system upgrade.
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