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Oracle Linux: Configure NIS To Work Across Firewalls (Doc ID 2740336.1)

Last updated on MAY 07, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Network Information Service (NIS) is an RPC service. Like other RPC services TCP/IP ports can change after a restart.

TCP/IP ports used by NIS must be fixated to allow firewall configuration.


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