Yum-utils "needs-restarting -r" Command Not Checking For Kernel-uek Packages

(Doc ID 2402268.1)

Last updated on MAY 27, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

 "needs-restarting -r" command not checking for kernel-uek packages

# needs-restarting -r
No core libraries or services have been updated.
Reboot is probably not necessary.

It works for RHCK kernel
# needs-restarting -r
Core libraries or services have been updated:
kernel -> 3.10.0-693.5.2.el7

Reboot is required to ensure that your system benefits from these updates.

Changes

 NA

Cause

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