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Exalogic Virtual Jan 2019 PSU Installation for compute node fails due to booting incorrect kernel (Doc ID 2567497.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2022

Applies to:

Exalogic Elastic Cloud X6-2 Hardware - Version X6 and later
Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.


January 2019 PSU on failed during compute node OS patching.

While running PSU a problem was encountered during the "Compute Node Base Image" update.

All pre-checks passed, but the patching failed.

At first the Firmware did not completed, with IB and Disk firmware not upgrading, as shown below:


January 2019 PSU compute node supported kernel is "4.1.12-124.24.1.el6uek.x86_64", and system is booting to previous kernel "4.1.12-112.14.13.el6uek.x86_64"



January 2019 PSU patching has been applied.


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