OHS 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 and later
Linux x86-64


While starting Oracle HTTP Server 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



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