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Bug 509435 - Privoxy not launching at session startup
Privoxy not launching at session startup
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: privoxy (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Karsten Hopp
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-07-02 14:42 EDT by antoine251356-fedora
Modified: 2009-07-03 10:19 EDT (History)
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Description antoine251356-fedora 2009-07-02 14:42:15 EDT
Description of problem:
On a fresh Fedora 11 (i386 DVD) Gnome desktop install, Privoxy 3.0.10
doesn't start automatically. Log level is set at 1, 
but /var/log/privoxy/logfile shows nothing at all !

No problems when I manually launch Privoxy as root : /etc/init.d/privoxy
Furthermore, the logfile begins to fill... (as intended, as level is set to

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
privoxy-3.0.10-3.fc11 (i586)

How reproducible:
Every time computer is started.

Actual results:
The deamon is not started.

Expected results:
The deamon should start automatically.

Additional info:
Latest stable Privoxy source package available : 3.0.12
Comment 1 Karsten Hopp 2009-07-02 18:31:35 EDT
Is the privoxy service enabled ? What's the output of 'chkconfig --list privoxy' ?
Comment 2 antoine251356-fedora 2009-07-03 04:53:27 EDT
privoxy 0:off 1:off 2:off 3:off 4:off 5:off 6:off
Comment 3 Karsten Hopp 2009-07-03 10:19:02 EDT
That's what I thought. Privoxy is disabled by default and you need to enable it with 'chkconfig privoxy on'.

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