ORACLE LINUX 7: The selected entry will be started automatically in 5s (Doc ID 2241847.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Linux Cloud Service - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 to Oracle Linux 7.3 [Release OL7 to OL7U3]
Linux x86-64

Goal

The issue occurs while switching from the default UEK kernel to the RedHat Compatible Kernel on Oracle Linux 7.

The following the error message is logged when trying to boot post installing and making the necessary changes in the /etc/grub2.cfg file.

 

Solution

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