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Old 01-25-2010, 01:07 PM   #1
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CentOS HALdaemon starting fail

I am using CentOS 5
Both a production server and VM CentOS get this problem.

When issue:

# /etc/rc.d/init.d/haldaemon start

Starting HAL daemon: [FAILED]

Anyone knows this issue? Thanks!
Old 01-25-2010, 01:47 PM   #2
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hald will be started during system boot. Did you check if hald is already running? Try
ps -ef|grep hald
/etc/init.d/hald status
before trying to start it? If the daemon is already running this will also create an error message if you try to run it a second time.


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