Settings in `/etc/sysctl.conf` are not being applied at system boot up in RHEL6.

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • The settings contained in /etc/sysctl.conf are not being applied when a system boots. Those get applied when running sysctl -p.
  • Do one need to do anything new with RHEL6 to enable the /etc/sysctl.conf settings to be applied at boot?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

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