sendmsg() failed and return with EPERM "Operation not permitted".

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • Ping of own or other IP Addresses fail with EPERM error:
# ping 192.0.2.1
PING 192.0.2.1  (192.0.2.1) 56(84) bytes of data.
ping: sendmsg: Operation not permitted
ping: sendmsg: Operation not permitted
ping: sendmsg: Operation not permitted
ping: sendmsg: Operation not permitted
  • sendmsg() failed and return with EPERM "Operation not permitted"
  • DNS intermittent failure seen due to sendmsg() with EPERM

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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