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Fresh Oracle Linux 8 Install: Degraded Due to Failure of Uptrack-Prefetch.Service. How to Fix?

John T DavisMay 30 2022

tl;dr Question: Since I'm not using Ksplice and it doesn't even seem to be supported in my cloud instance, can I just turn this service off to get rid of this error? Do I need this? If I can just turn it off, do I just disable uptrack-prefetch.service, or something else?
I've just set up a free Oracle Cloud account and spun up an instance of Oracle Linux 8; I'm trying to figure out how to use it well enough to set up a Minecraft server, since a less technically inclined friend of mine wants to do the same thing and will be relying on me for tech support.
I've got a good bit of experience with Linux via Manjaro and Ubuntu on various SBCs, which I've used to run some overcomplicated docker container instances (I didn't know what I was doing at first, so I took the long way around), but I've never worked with Red Hat-type distros, so I'm going through a bit of a learning curve.
I just noticed I've got a non-functioning service, according to systemd. I don't recognize it, as it appears to be some unique-to-Oracle or -Red Hat thing, but it looks like I might not need it since I'm not using Ksplice? (I think? In my research so far it's described as a "legacy" mechanism for centralized kernel updates...)

]$ systemctl --failed
uptrack-prefetch.service loaded failed failed Prefetch new Ksplice updates
]$ systemctl status uptrack-prefetch.service
uptrack-prefetch.service - Prefetch new Ksplice updates
Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/uptrack-prefetch.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled)
Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Mon 2022-05-30 03:17:00 GMT; 11h ago
Process: 2123 ExecStart=/usr/lib/uptrack/ (code=exited, status=13)
Main PID: 2123 (code=exited, status=13)

May 30 03:16:59 $HOST systemd[1]: Starting Prefetch new Ksplice updates...
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST[2156]: Cannot find Ksplice Uptrack information for your kernel version
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST[2156]: (5.4.17-2136.307.3.5.el8uek.aarch64 #2 SMP Thu May 26 18:21:01 PDT 2022).
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST[2156]: Your kernel is probably not yet supported by Ksplice Uptrack.
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST systemd[1]: uptrack-prefetch.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=13/n/a
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST systemd[1]: uptrack-prefetch.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
May 30 03:17:00 $HOST systemd[1]: Failed to start Prefetch new Ksplice updates.

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Added on May 30 2022