Getting the below error while starting the vCenter services.

vmware-vpxd: Waiting for vpxd to start listening for requests on 8089

Waiting for vpxd to initialize: ..........................................................Fri Aug 17 15:00:05 EDT 2018 Captured live core: /var/core/live_core.vpxd.2804.08-17-2018-15-00-05

[INFO] writing vpxd process dump retry:2 Time(Y-M-D H:M:S):2018-08-17 19:00:03

.Fri Aug 17 15:00:16 EDT 2018 Captured live core: /var/core/live_core.vpxd.2804.08-17-2018-15-00-16

[INFO] writing vpxd process dump retry:1 Time(Y-M-D H:M:S):2018-08-17 19:00:15

.failed

failed

vmware-vpxd: vpxd failed to initialize in time.

vpxd is already starting up. Aborting the request.

 

Stderr =

2018-08-17T19:00:26.608Z {

"resolution": null,

"detail": [

{

"args": [

"Command: ['/sbin/service', u'vmware-vpxd', 'start']\nStderr: "

],

"id": "install.ciscommon.command.errinvoke",

"localized": "An error occurred while invoking external command : 'Command: ['/sbin/service', u'vmware-vpxd', 'start']\nStderr: '",

"translatable": "An error occurred while invoking external command : '%(0)s'"

}

    ],

    "componentKey": null,

"problemId": null

}

ERROR:root:Unable to start service vmware-vpxd, Exception: {

"resolution": null,

"detail": [

{

"args": [

"vmware-vpxd"

],

"id": "install.ciscommon.service.failstart",

"localized": "An error occurred while starting service 'vmware-vpxd'",

  "translatable": "An error occurred while starting service '%(0)

 

Solution need to check domain controller connectivity between VC/PSC