o.sinclair at gmail.com
Fri Jul 4 07:21:01 BST 2008
Peter O'Reilly wrote:
> Yes they are enabled in "system settings --> advanced --> System services ??"
> This services interface is completely broken and does not work at all. This is a major bug.
> I can't tell if a service is running unless I try and start/stop/restart....on every service listed.
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh at bmarsh.com>
> To: kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Sent: Thursday, July 3, 2008 3:15:22 PM
> Subject: Re: Services
> On Thursday 03 July 2008, Peter O'Reilly wrote:
>> I have a service called 'noip' that is supposed to start at bootup.
>> In the left hand pane is says start at bootup 'Yes' and 'service is not
>> running' (but is is running)
>> When I start the service I get this error,
>> Starting dynamic address update: /usr/bin/noip2 already running.
>> There are other services, like postfix, that are supposed to start at
>> bootup but aren't.
> Are these other services enabled in your:
> system settings --> advanced --> System services ??
> If so, then check your boot messages (dmesg) and see if there are errors.
> Also check /var/log/messages or /var/log/daemon.log
> or /var/log/syslog
> There's lots of places to look for the problem.
never thought about this before but for sure the System Service module
does not seem to do the job. Example: I run the WICD for wireless and
Firestarter firewall - System service reports both services as "not
running" when I can very easily see that they are.
Anyone knows an alternative kde gui for this?
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