Bug 869669 - salt doesn't correctly determin status of services when using systemd
salt doesn't correctly determin status of services when using systemd
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: salt (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Clint Savage
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-10-24 10:15 EDT by Jeffrey C. Ollie
Modified: 2012-12-20 11:04 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-12-20 11:04:15 EST
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patch to fix problem (1.50 KB, patch)
2012-10-24 10:15 EDT, Jeffrey C. Ollie
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Description Jeffrey C. Ollie 2012-10-24 10:15:03 EDT
Created attachment 632814 [details]
patch to fix problem

salt currently looks for a "MainPID" to determine if a systemd service is running.  Not all services have a main PID, even if they are otherwise running.  Switch to using "systemctl is-active" to determine service status.

Upstream pull request at:

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2012-10-24 14:13:33 EDT
salt-0.10.4-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-10-24 14:14:33 EDT
salt-0.10.4-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-10-24 14:15:14 EDT
salt-0.10.4-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-10-26 15:35:55 EDT
Package salt-0.10.4-1.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing salt-0.10.4-1.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-12-20 11:04:17 EST
salt-0.10.4-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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