Oralce Linux 7.x: Upgrade Of Microcode_ctl Causes System Hung

(Doc ID 2271275.1)

Last updated on JUNE 17, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.2 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kerne [3.8.13] and later
Linux x86-64


The server hangs during yum update command during the installation of the microcode_ctl package and comes to the grub prompt with no  kernels available for boot.


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms