OHS 12.2.1.2 Fails to Start on Port Below 1024 on Linux 6 with Error "Permission denied: make_sock: could not bind to address" (Doc ID 2245854.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.2.1.2.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

While starting Oracle HTTP Server 12.2.1.2 on privileged port (below 1024) on Linux 6, it always fails and the following errors can be seen in $DOMAIN_HOME/system_components/OHS/ohs_nm.log

 

Cause

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