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Auricle
2005-03-13, 11:55
Michael Haan wrote:
> Here is what I get when trying to start:
>
> root@tibeaux slimserver # /etc/init.d/slimserver start
> * WARNING: "slimserver" has already been started.
> root@tibeaux slimserver # /etc/init.d/slimserver restart
> * Stopping Slimserver...
> * Failed to stop
> Slimserver
> [ !! ]
>
> root@tibeaux slimserver # ps -ef | grep slimserver
> root 8046 6059 0 18:52 pts/2 00:00:00 grep slimserver
> root@tibeaux slimserver #
> Any ideas?

Michael,

Try running:

/etc/init.d/slimserver zap

This will remove the symbolic link in /var/lib/init.d/started which
points to the slimserver script in /etc/init.d. If the process crashes
or you kill it manually, the symlink isn't removed which is why init.d
thinks it's still running.

HTH,

--jeff

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