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Re: cloudera-scm-server is dead and pid file exists

Thanks for reply..


i do also having same problem. but as you asvised i removed the file /var/run/


then i start the cloudera service and again same issue but that removed file automatically regenarated again.


[root@cdh1 ~]# service cloudera-scm-server start
Starting cloudera-scm-server: [ OK ]
[root@cdh1 ~]# service cloudera-scm-server status
cloudera-scm-server dead but pid file exists
[root@cdh1 ~]# rm /var/run/
rm: remove regular file `/var/run/'? y
[root@cdh1 ~]#