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Oracle Linux: How To Check If A Service Restart Or A Server Reboot Is Needed After RPM Package Update (Doc ID 2443337.1)

Last updated on JUNE 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 7.5 [Release OL6 to OL7U5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Know which services need to be restarted after updating one or more RPM packages.  Know if server reboot is needed after updating one or more RPM packages. 

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Patience Please
 Check Services To Restart
 Check If Server Restart Needed (OL-7 and later)
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