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Oracle Linux: Commands Fail with "libncurses.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory" on OL8 (Doc ID 2957522.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 8.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

A customized script is not working and the following error message is seen on OL8. The same script works fine on OL7.

Cause

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