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How To - Disable Docker Process and docker0 Interface on Exadata If Not Needed (Doc ID 2441164.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Docker application was added to Exadata images beginning with Exadata image releases in 2018.  The services and related docker0 network interface are enabled by default.

This document details how to disable Docker and the docker0 interface if it is not required in the customer's Exadata environment or if the docker0 interface is conflicting with other network interfaces/routes.



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