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Hatem Badran
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problem starting apache

Post by Hatem Badran » 2021/05/08 09:49:10

I have this problem
Job for httpd.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status httpd.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.

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Re: problem starting apache

Post by scottro » 2021/05/08 10:16:21

Were there any noticeable errors in either of those? Often it's a syntax error (more easily found in the systemctl status httpd.service than journalctl which is usually very long. Also, apachectl -t will test syntax before attempting to start.
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Re: problem starting apache

Post by jlehtone » 2021/05/08 16:12:59

The default config of httpd does write to /var/log/httpd/ too.
There might be something that journal does not have.

With journalctl one can focus on messages from httpd.service with

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journalctl -xe -u httpd
The -x makes messages more verbose and the -e jumps to end (like 'G' in 'less' session).

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