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Oracle Linux: Can ip_local_port_range Be Configured To Allocate Ports One By One Rather Than Randomly From Range (Doc ID 2795229.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [5.4.17] to Oracle Linux 8.4 [Release OL7U9 to OL8U4]
Linux x86-64


Is there a way to configure ip_local_port_range to allocate ports one by one eg. 32768 and then 32769 rather than in random order.

For example in the current configuration the available ports are:

Can OS kernel be forced to allocate them in more serialized order rather than random?


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