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An OL 6 / RHEL 6 Para-Virtualized Virtual Machine (PVM) Guest Fails To Boot After YUM Update (Doc ID 2261782.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2019

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.5 to Oracle Linux 6.9 [Release OL6U5 to OL6U9]
Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


After updating a working PVM guest, the next reboot will hang.  The boot messages display:

 Example screen capture captured on Oracle VM's console :


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