Sysctl Parameter "Kernel.exec-shield" Is An Unknown Key On Oracle Linux Server Release 6.8

(Doc ID 2334296.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Unable to add the kernel parameter "kernel.exec-shield" in /etc/sysctl.conf,

when ran #'sysctl -p' command, it returns with the error "Kernel.exec-shield" Is An Unknown Key

 

Solution

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