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Oracle Linux: Ping Fails to Exadata DB Node After Patching " ifcfg-rh:'rule-' file is present; you will need to use a dispatcher script to apply these routes" (Doc ID 2894351.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


After Platinum patching, one of the DB node fails to connect directly from platinum gateway. 

The connectivity works within the same network, but it fails from the gateway outside the network. 

traceroute(8) command fails to reach the target host after few hops. 



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