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Cannot Start Oracle HTTP Server on Privileged Port (80/443) on Solaris 9 (Doc ID 274009.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 9.0.2 to 10.1.3.0.0 [Release 9iAS to AS10gR3]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Web Cache - Version: 9.0.2 to 10.1.3
Solaris Operating System (SPARC 64-bit)Solaris Operating System (SPARC 32-bit)
Checked for relevance on 08-Jan-2014

Symptoms


Made one configuration change, adding functionality to listen on port 80.

ERROR in error_log after attempting to start:
[crit] (13) Permission Denied: make_sock: could not bind to port 80'

Changes

Operating System was upgraded from Solaris 8 to Solaris 9.

Could not start Oracle HTTP Server after upgrade.
Ran re-linking instructions, still would not start.

Cause

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