My Oracle Support Banner

Oracle Linux: What causes IPTABLES to load everytime after a reboot even when it's completely turned OFF (Doc ID 2039667.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 to Oracle Linux 6.6 [Release OL5 to OL6U6]
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Even though iptables is turned OFF using 'chkconfig --level 345 iptables off', 'service iptables status' still displays some iptables rules after every reboot.

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.