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Re: cygrunsrv fails to run services
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2004 19:02:12 +0200
- Subject: Re: cygrunsrv fails to run services
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Sep 24 17:56, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
> I cannot say how long this problem exists at my home box, but it is not
> since the last upgrade or so, a long standing issue for me. Every
> Cygwin service I try to start fails: sshd, postmaster, cygserver,
> lighttpd is also not running in background without cygrunsrv.
> Error is just: 1062, service not started.
> Eventlog is empty.
> Since cygserver is up and running in background and also postgres is
> running and I am able to connect it without postmaster service running I
> didn't do much about this issue, but now I have some spare time and I
> want to track it down.
> Attached is my cygcheck output, maybe (hopefully) it is some obvious
> mistake in my environment which prevents cygrunsrv to start services.
> It fails also when I try to start from Service Manager, of course since
> it does nothing else than calling cygrunsrv.
> Some useful hints would help me to get some light on this problem.
I know it works on NT4 SP6 since I'm running it successfully with sshd
on that system. Empty Event Log is strange, usually you have at least
*some* message. Sure that it's not just a log overflow?
> CYGWIN = `ntsec binmode tty nowinsymlinks check_case:strict server'
Is that your setting in the system environment? If so, did you try
w/o check_case:strict? We should really drop this option.
> H:\/bin /usr/bin system binmode
> H:\/lib /usr/lib system binmode
What's that crap?
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