Oracle Linux: Linux Binaries Command Reports 'Symbol Lookup Error / Undefined Symbol'

(Doc ID 2383844.1)

Last updated on APRIL 22, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On one customer's RHEL 6.4 system, a specific curl command produces the following error:

/usr/bin/curl: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib64/libnsssysinit.so: undefined symbol: PR_GetEnvSecure

In this particular example , packages  curl and libNSS  were five years apart.

curl-7.19.7-35.el6.x86_64 Wed Jun 5 20:40:23 2013 (6.4-based)
nss-sysinit-3.28.4-4.0.1.el6_9.x86_64 Wed Jan 17 10:40:42 2018 (6.9-based)

Cause

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