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Oracle Linux 7: Yum Update Fails with "No packages marked for update" (Doc ID 2978768.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2023

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On Oracle Linux 7 server which is set to use public yum repository for package management, yum update fails with "No packages marked for update". The /etc/yum.repos.d/ repository file is downloaded from public yum and yum.oracle.com can be resolved from the server. There are other servers in the environment which works fine with the same settings.

Changes

 The server was initially registered as a client with suse manager and later with spacewalk after which it has been configured recently to use public yum repository.

Cause

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