[Pbi-bugs] Ntop fails to start

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Oct 15 11:35:04 PDT 2009



Thanks!

Do this to fix it:

# mkdir /var/db/ntop
# chmod 777 /var/db/ntop

However, I'll set it up to create the /var/db/ntop dir by default in the PBI for the future.


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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

On Tue, 13 Oct 2009, Jeff wrote:

> Got this error trying to start Ntop:
> 
> # ntop
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  NOTE: Interface merge enabled by default
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  Initializing gdbm databases
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  **ERROR** ....open of /var/db/ntop/prefsCache.db failed: File open error
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  Possible solution: please use '-P <directory>'
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  **FATAL_ERROR** GDBM open failed, ntop shutting down...
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  CLEANUP[t34433147264]: ntop caught signal 2 [state=2]
> Tue Oct 13 20:16:42 2009  ntop is now quitting...
> 
> 
> !DSPAM:1,4ad51a8115312532980797!
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