Unable To Set Linux Kernel Parameters (Doc ID 1985791.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications ASAP - Version 7.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) 5.7 is used, we are unable to set the Linux kernel parameters as per ASAP 7.2 Installation Guide.

When we  tried to set the kernel parameters (fs.file-nr = 8192 0 327679 and fs.mqueue.msg_max = 32767), we received the following exceptions respectively.

ERROR
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1. error: permission denied on key 'fs.file-nr'

2. error: "Invalid argument" setting key "fs.mqueue.msg_max"


Cause

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