My Oracle Support Banner

Oracle Linux: Server Stuck at Booting with "Systemd-udevd[1496]: Failed To Update Device Symlinks: Too Many Levels Of Symbolic Links" (Doc ID 2848415.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 8.4 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The server booting time is taking very long than usual, and fails with below error:

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.