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Oracle Linux: Mcelog Message"mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data" (Doc ID 2521202.1)

Last updated on JUNE 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.1.12] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 The mcelog continuously logs error messages into /var/log/messages below:

Feb 13 11:02:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:07:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:12:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:17:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:22:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:27:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data
Feb 13 11:32:29 hostname mcelog: failed to prefill DIMM database from DMI data

Cause

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