[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#663678: icinga-idoutils fails to start if socket file exists
lighttpd at stbuehler.de
Tue Mar 13 10:19:14 UTC 2012
# /etc/init.d/ido2db stop
# touch /var/lib/icinga/ido.sock
# /etc/init.d/ido2db start
Could not bind socket: Address already in use
(or just powercycle your box...)
You should unlink the old socket file before you try to bind; if you
want you can check whether the file is an active socket by connecting to it.
(An ugly workaround would be to just delete the file in the init script
if no ido2db process is running)
I think this is a serious bug, as the service really should come back
after a box crashed.
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