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Oracle Linux 7: Server is Hanging with Lots of Defunct pkla-check-auth Processes (Doc ID 2488620.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.2 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Oracle Linux 7 server is going in hung status with lots of defunct pkla-check-auth processes :

  

Below polkit RPM (or older) is installed ( run 'rpm' command to check the current installed RPM version):

# rpm -qa | grep polkit
polkit-0.112-7.el7_2.x86_64

Cause

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