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    Failed to start firewalld on Oracle Linux 7

     When I updated my firewalld package and restarted the service, It failed to start. It was giving following error.

    [root@podman root]#systemctl status firewalld
    ● firewalld.service - firewalld - dynamic firewall daemon
       Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/firewalld.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled)
       Active: failed (Result: timeout) since Wed 2022-02-02 16:06:26 GMT; 3min 58s ago
         Docs: man:firewalld(1)
      Process: 18633 ExecStart=/usr/sbin/firewalld --nofork --nopid $FIREWALLD_ARGS (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)
     Main PID: 18633 (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)
    
    Feb 02 16:04:55 podman systemd[1]: Starting firewalld - dynamic firewall daemon...
    Feb 02 16:04:56 podman firewalld[18633]: WARNING: AllowZoneDrifting is enabled. This is considered an insecure configuration option. It will be removed in a future release. Please con...bling it now.
    Feb 02 16:06:26 podman systemd[1]: firewalld.service start operation timed out. Terminating.
    Feb 02 16:06:26 podman systemd[1]: Failed to start firewalld - dynamic firewall daemon.
    Feb 02 16:06:26 podman systemd[1]: Unit firewalld.service entered failed state.
    Feb 02 16:06:26 podman systemd[1]: firewalld.service failed.
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    Solution:

    To solve this issue you need to Perform Following steps:

    [root@podman root]# systemctl stop firewalld
    [root@podman root]# pkill -f firewalld
    [root@podman root]# systemctl start firewalld
    
    Now Check the status of Firewalld service.

    [root@podman root]# systemctl status firewalld








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