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Segmentation Fault while running OS commands (Doc ID 2693194.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.9 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Segmentation fault is seen with many commands including rpm and yum commands on the server, after the server update was unsuccessful.

# sosreport
Could not obtain installed package list

# rpm -qa
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

# service snmpd start
Starting snmpd: /bin/bash: line 1: 13142 Segmentation fault (core dumped) /usr/sbin/snmpd -LS0-6d -Lf /dev/null -p /var/run/snmpd.pid
  [FAILED]

# yum list all
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/yum", line 4, in 
  import yum
ValueError: bad marshal data

Cause

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