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Oracle Linux: Segmentation Fault (Core Dumped) When Executing 'yum or rpm' Command (Doc ID 2628561.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.7 and later
Linux x86-64


A segmentation fault occurs when running yum/rpm command on Oracle Linux 6.X server.

# rpm -ivh <any>.rpm

Segmentation fault (core dumped)

 # yum history
 There was a problem importing one of the Python modules
 required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:
 /usr/lib64/ undefined symbol: PR_GetEnvSecure
 Please install a package which provides this module, or
 verify that the module is installed correctly.
 It's possible that the above module doesn't match the
 current version of Python, which is:
 2.6.6 (r266:84292, Aug 18 2016, 08:36:59)
 [GCC 4.4.7 20120313 (Red Hat 4.4.7-17)]
 If you cannot solve this problem yourself, please go to
 the yum faq at:

Dec 16 10:50:12 kernel: rpm[48316]: segfault at 0 ip (null) sp 00007fff31dd8788 error 14 in rpm[400000+4000]
Dec 16 10:50:12 abrtd: Directory 'ccpp-2019-12-16-10:50:12-48316' creation detected
Dec 16 10:50:12 abrt[48368]: Saved core dump of pid 48316 (/bin/rpm) to /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2019-12-16-10:50:12-48316 (856064 bytes)
Dec 16 10:50:12 kernel: abrt-action-sav[48466]: segfault at 0 ip (null) sp 00007fff84113488 error 14 in abrt-action-save-package-data[400000+4000]





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