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7th September 2007, 05:05 PM
trying to start the httpd service but in the status box it tells me that "httpd dead but pid file exists"

Can nayone help me with this

7th September 2007, 05:18 PM
try restarting it?
(as root): /etc/init.d/httpd restart

It it wont start/stop period remove the current package and install latest packages.

7th September 2007, 05:43 PM
What does
service httpd restart
print besides the two [ok] messages ?

Anything in /var/log/httpd/error_log ?

7th September 2007, 06:14 PM
DON'T remove the current package - that's a frantic response. Diagnose - don't panic.

If necessary remove the pid file.
Do run the System->Admiistration->Services/HTTP gui to set up the system name and listening ports.