4 Apr 2011 18:11
Re: Ubuntu PPA package broken?
Yang Zhang <yanghatespam <at> gmail.com>
2011-04-04 16:11:22 GMT
2011-04-04 16:11:22 GMT
On Mon, Apr 4, 2011 at 2:50 AM, <chris <at> ccburton.com> wrote: > > Yang Zhang <yanghatespam <at> gmail.com> wrote on 04/04/2011 04:34:08: > >> Hi, the Ubuntu 10.04 package of freenx from the PPA seems to have a >> syntax error on line 13 of the Upstart conf. Is something wrong with >> my installation? Thanks in advance. >> >> $ lsb_release -a >> No LSB modules are available. >> Distributor ID: Ubuntu >> Description: Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS >> Release: 10.04 >> Codename: lucid >> >> $ apt-cache policy freenx >> freenx: >> Installed: 0.7.3.git100327.e224628-0~ppa7~lucid >> Candidate: 0.7.3.git100327.e224628-0~ppa7~lucid >> Version table: >> *** 0.7.3.git100327.e224628-0~ppa7~lucid 0 >> 500 > http://ppa.launchpad.net/freenx-team/ppa/ubuntu/ >> lucid/main Packages >> 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status >> >> $ sudo service freenx-server status >> start: Unknown job: freenx-server > > That doesn't look right to me . . . > . . . but then I don't know much about ubuntu > > Try > sudo service freenx-server start > > and see if it still gives "unknown job" > > or there is > > start freenx-server > >> >> $ sudo initctl reload-configuration >> >> $ tail -1 /var/log/syslog >> Apr 3 20:26:45 zs init: /etc/init/freenx-server.conf:13: Unknown stanza > > Yup > >> >> $ cat /etc/init/freenx-server.conf >> # apport - automatic crash report generation >> # >> # While this job is active, core dumps will captured by apport and >> # used to generate automatic crash reports. >> >> description "automatic crash report generation" >> >> start on runlevel  >> stop on runlevel [!2345] >> >> env enabled=1 >> >> PATH_BIN=/usr/lib/nx > > PATH_BIN is not an upstart stanza. Try putting env (which > is an upstart stanza) in front of it, (see line 11) and see > if any errors go away . . . Yep, that's what I already did to get past this error on my box, but I figured I'd report it here, and also even after doing that, other things seem broken. Haven't looked into those, just figured it was a sign of the general state of the package: $ sudo service freenx-server start start: Job failed to start $ tail /var/log/syslog ... Apr 4 09:09:32 zs init: freenx-server pre-start process (4704) terminated with status 1 Apr 4 09:09:33 zs init: freenx-server post-stop process (4775) terminated with status 1 -- -- Yang Zhang http://yz.mit.edu/ ________________________________________________________________ Were you helped on this list with your FreeNX problem? Then please write up the solution in the FreeNX Wiki/FAQ: http://openfacts2.berlios.de/wikien/index.php/BerliosProject:FreeNX_-_FAQ Don't forget to check the NX Knowledge Base: http://www.nomachine.com/kb/ ________________________________________________________________ FreeNX-kNX mailing list --- FreeNX-kNX <at> kde.org https://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/freenx-knx ________________________________________________________________