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Oracle Linux: Updating kexec-tools Hangs While kdump Service is Running (Doc ID 2670260.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.10 and later
Linux x86-64


Updating kexec-tools package via yum or rpm hangs while kdump service is running:

# /etc/init.d/kdump status
Kdump is operational

Yum update hangs at cleanup of kexec-tools package.

Cleanup : kexec-tools-2.0.0-310.el6.x86_64        219/301    <<<<<<

error: %postun(kexec-tools-2.0.0-310.el6.x86_64) scriptlet failed, signal 2
Error in POSTUN scriptlet in rpm package kexec-tools

Updating kexec-tools package via rpm -Uvh option also hangs.



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