Bug 733276 - openvpn doesnt start with systemctl
Summary: openvpn doesnt start with systemctl
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openvpn
Version: 15
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steven Pritchard
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-08-25 10:54 UTC by Joakim Verona
Modified: 2012-08-07 18:39 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 18:39:09 UTC

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Description Joakim Verona 2011-08-25 10:54:07 UTC
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. try to start openvpn
Actual results:
openvpn doesnt start

Expected results:

Additional info:
- this is a bare bones fedora running as gateway, freshly installed via cobbler
- I dont use NetworkManager here, but networking is otherwise working fine
- openvpn server fails silently using "service start openvp"
- it DOES start if systemctl is disabled using SYSTEMCTL_SKIP_REDIRECT=1

so old school startup works fine, systemctl does not. I cant find a single clue why systemctl wont start it in log messages anywhere

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