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Oracle Linux 6 - Effective Kernel Version not Changed After Uptrack Upgrade (Doc ID 2656569.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

uptrack updates on Oracle Linux 6 didn't change the effective kernel version to latest.

Installing : <strong>uptrack-updates-2.6.32-754.25.1.el6.x86_64-20200129-0.noarch</strong> &nbsp; 1/1
Nothing to be done.
Your kernel is fully up to date.
Effective kernel version is 2.6.32-754.25.1.el6
&nbsp;Verifying &nbsp;: uptrack-updates-2.6.32-754.25.1.el6.x86_64-20200129-0.noarch &nbsp; 1/1
Installed:
&nbsp;uptrack-updates-2.6.32-754.25.1.el6.x86_64.noarch 0:20200129-0

#uptrack-uname -r
2.6.32-754.25.1.el6.x86_64

"uptrack-updates-2.6.32-754.25.1.el6.x86_64-20200129-0.noarch" got installed but nothing happens and the effective kernel does not change to "2.6.32-754.27.1.el6.x86_64" as expected. 

Changes

 

Cause

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