Oracle Linux 6: Fail to Join IGMPv2 Group

(Doc ID 2031416.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

On an Oracle Linux 6.x system, being as the first host in its subnet to send an IGMPv2 report to the multicast group of address 172.16.16.1, joining does not succeed as no router (192.168.0.1 is the router/gateway address) forwarding.

 

Cause

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