A systemd service sometimes failed to start with network connectivity problem on system boot in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Solution Unverified - Updated -

Issue

  • A service requiring another network service (DNS, SSH, remote File Service, and so on) failed to start with network connectivity issue.
  • How to ensure that the network initialization completed before starting those services.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In