Questions tagged [services]

A Linux service is an application (or set of applications) that runs in the background waiting to be used, or carrying out essential tasks.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Access Point service is not starting on boot with systemd

I've followed this guide to enable both AP and client modes in my RPi 3 at the same time, and it's working fine (some tweaking involved). But now I'm trying to start the AP on boot, which is covered ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

C# service to run on Windows 10 IoT

I've developed a Windows based service, is it possible to install the service to Windows 10 IoT? If YES, please state how. TQ P/S: I'm using PI-2 model B
2
votes
1answer
6k views

How to disable OpenVPN from running at startup on Raspbian?

I'm trying to disable OpenVPN from running at startup. I tried changed the setting for AUTOSTART in /etc/default/openvpn from all to none, but that didn't work. How do I disable OpenVPN from running ...
0
votes
1answer
277 views

Raspberry Transmission-daemon doesn't restart automatically

I followed this guide: https://pimylifeup.com/raspberry-pi-torrentbox/ transmission works without problems but everytime I reboot the RaspberryPi I need to stop the service and then start again ...
4
votes
1answer
11k views

Raspbian Jessie: What do “service --status-all” and “systemctl list-units --type=service” show?

So, I read a lot about init systems in the last two hours, since this topic was completely new to me. I now know that Raspbian Jessie uses SystemD. I also found out that systemctl list-units --type=...
0
votes
1answer
149 views

After dd copy image, logging in on ArchArm shows “Module unknown”

I copied a working image from a sd card (8 Gb) to my computer with the command: dd if=/dev/sdx of=archarm2.iso;sync After that i copied the archarm2.iso image to an other sd card(32G) with the reverse ...
0
votes
1answer
517 views

Start / Stop mumble server with gpio button press

I'm an absolute raspberry pi / phyton newbie so be patient with me. Now for the problem (problem? more like a question). (I want to apologize before hand if such a request was already answered before,...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

How to run a golang program in the background?

I made a program in Go. That program compiles and runs very well on the raspi, when I start it via ssh. To start the program correct, I need to set some flags. myservice -port :1234 The program is a ...
1
vote
0answers
487 views

transmission-daemon.serviceJob for transmission-daemon.service failed

I followed an italian guide (http://maxtrixnix.blogspot.it/2013/08/raspberry-pi-come-installare-e.html) to set Transmission on Raspberry Pi and I get the error: Reloading transmission-daemon ...
0
votes
0answers
281 views

Java Jersey Webservice on a Raspberry Pi

As I read that the JVM for Raspberry Pi performs well enough to use the Pi as an application server. https://blogs.oracle.com/jtc/entry/comparing_jvms_on_arm_linux I would like to know if it is ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Running startup script WITHOUT creating a service?

I would like to create a script,which will stop/kill a daemon after this one has been started. Therefore my script hat to be executed at boot time after the one which is going to be killed, but I don´...
6
votes
2answers
33k views

How to restart service

How do you restart a service on Raspbian? With most Linux distros I've used, it's simply: sudo service <name> restart But when I try to run: sudo service ssh restart on Raspbian, it hangs ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Script to restart service

I'm having an issue that hopefully someone will be able to help me with. I have a Raspberry Pi 2 running OSMC, and I run my traffic through a VPN using the openvpn service. Every so often my pi loses ...
4
votes
1answer
24k views

Why my program won't communicate through ttyAMA0 on Raspbian (Jessie)?

I am running two different Raspberry PI and they are running Raspbian Wheezy and Jessie. On Wheezy, I simply commented out a line T0:23: respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyAMA0 115200 Vt00 in /etc/inittab file....
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Apache2 Fails To Start Second Time After Install

I have a Pi 3 and just installed Apache and PHP via this link sudo apt-get install apache2 -y sudo apt-get install php5 libapache2-mod-php5 -y The Apache server turned on with no problems and I was ...
0
votes
1answer
245 views

how to stop adafruit-webide service from autostarting

After installing adafruit-webide I realized the server autostarts at boot. I tried to prevent the service from autostarting to no avail I tried all of these: sudo update-rc.d -f adafruit-webide.sh ...
4
votes
1answer
12k views

How to manually install dhcpcd?

I upgraded wheezy to jessie and there is no dhcpcd installed. I installed it with apt-get install dhcpcd but I cannot start the service. When I do sudo service dhcpcd start I get Failed to start ...
0
votes
1answer
382 views

Raspbian Jessie (Debian 8) not displaying startup services and messages

I've setup a brand new SD card with Raspbian Jessie Lite (based on Debian 8). Now I no longer see startup messages and the services notification ("[OK]", "[Failed]", etc.) when using service start/...
0
votes
1answer
571 views

Access denied when start, stop or restart iot service on Raspberry Pi

I installed iot service on Pi. I can get device id and check the device status. As far as I remember I also did not have difficulty in starting and stopping or restarting the service when I first ...
2
votes
3answers
12k views

Raspbian wpa_supplicant fails, which service to (re)start?

I'm using Raspberry Pi 2 installed with Raspbian (Debian Wheezy) ~ Release date: 2015-02-16. Every now and then wpa_supplicant dies on me and usually when I'm remote and I cannot do anything other ...
1
vote
1answer
9k views

Edit startup services for reboot?

I'm trying to start openvpn and transmission-daemon on startup. But using: sudo update-rc.d transmission-daemon defaults does not work. They're in the start up services list. But they don't start on ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

EDITING RC.LOCAL for NZBGet and Sickrage at startup on OSMC

#!/bin/sh -e # # rc.local # # This script is executed at the end of each multiuser runlevel. # Make sure that the script will "exit 0" on success or any other # value on error. ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Automatically restart Tomcat on system reboots

Trying to configure Tomcat for automatically start after boot or reboot my rpi, I follow these steps: The script /etc/init.d/tomcat8 rights: sudo chmod 755 /etc/init.d/tomcat8 ls -la /etc/init.d/...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How to run the NTP daemon automatically?

On my RaspBMC, the time drifts pretty much (more than a day in one month). So I started to use NTP, but have problems running it. I called sudo update-rc.d ntp enable, I also added DAEMONS=(!hwclock ...
4
votes
3answers
15k views

Disabling start of services at boot

Okay, I think these questions might have been asked a lot, but I haven't really found a detailed answer yet (If there is one, please enlighten me ;)). Which services absolutely NEED to be started at ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

automatically restart service on boot

I'm still suffering from the problems I described in this post, and since I can't find a solution I've come up with a workaround. I'm thinking if I can use cron to schedule a restart of the ...
0
votes
1answer
832 views

Strange problem enabling transmission as boot daemon [Rasp B with ArchLinux]

again me :) I installed ArchLinux on my rasp B. After that, I installed transmission. I set the settings.json in a way that I can access it through the webgui. I can see the webgui when I go to //...
6
votes
4answers
38k views

NTPd is not updating time

I am running raspbian wheezy, upgraded to all the latest packages. The only custom package installed on it is Oracle's Java 8, everything else and its configuration is stock. Yesterday I noticed that ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Start and run a Python script at boot and use Cron to make sure its still alive

Hopefully someone can tell me if I'm going at this the right way. I have a Python script which I want to launch at boot. That was easy enough by putting a file in /etc/init.d/myBootFile I want to ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

QtMultimedia on RaspBerry Pi

I've been trying to get QtMultimedia working on Raspberry Pi for a few weeks now, cross-compiling using the BakeQtPi script, yet the QtMultimedia plugin never seems to find an appropriate service to ...
8
votes
2answers
17k views

What's the right way to run a python script as a daemon (service) in raspbian (or debian)?

I'd like to use my Pi as a home thermostat, with the control loop running in a python script. I want to run it as a daemon on raspbian (debian) at startup. There's an example bash script in /etc/init....
3
votes
3answers
18k views

How do I run a background service written in MONO?

I need the service to automatically start upon boot, it does not require console access for a start. Ofcause it would be nice to be able to produce some output for logging/debugging/stats. But for now,...
7
votes
5answers
22k views

Webcam disconnects after a few hours of running motion

I've been working on getting a Raspberry Pi webcam set up, thanks to a how-to post on PingBin. However, I cannot get past a problem where the camera becomes lost after a few hours of taking snapshots. ...
4
votes
1answer
9k views

Apache2 subtext can't acces 000-default

I have been using Apache2 and webmin with my Raspberry Pi. After a restart and reinstallations Apache won't start. > sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart apache2: Syntax error on line 268 of /etc/...
4
votes
2answers
1k views

Bluetooth Dongle not automatically Pairing with BlueSmirf

I've setup Bluetooth on my RaspPi and attempted to connect to my BlueSmirf from Sparkfun. I can send text to my BlueSmirf from the RaspberryPi using: echo "Testing" > /dev/rfcomm0 Now the red ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

Init after everything is up?

I have a service I start/stop on boot/shutdown which I'm using to help me keep track of what I'm doing while experimenting with distributions on my RPi and swapping SD cards all the time. The problem ...