Interface not coming up in correct zone on boot and firewalld reports "ERROR: ZONE_CONFLICT" in RHEL 7

Solution In Progress - Updated -


  • firewalld reports a ZONE_CONFLICT error
Sep  5 15:59:05 example firewalld: 2014-09-05 15:59:05 ERROR: ZONE_CONFLICT
Sep  5 15:59:05 example NetworkManager[717]: <warn> (eth1) firewall zone add/change failed: (32) ZONE_CONFLICT


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7
  • firewalld
    • One or more interfaces have been configured to use a non-default zone

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