jerick1970
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vCenter 7.0.1 all services not loading

Hi,

I'm having some issues with the quite a few services not starting in vCenter.  The service start on boot seems to stick on the vmware-sps services.  Here is a list of the services that don't start and the error that I get when I try to start these services by hand....Any ideas and help would be appriciated.

 

root@XXXXXX [ ~ ]# service-control --status
Running:
applmgmt lookupsvc lwsmd observability-vapi pschealth vlcm vmafdd vmcad vmdird vmonapi vmware-analytics vmware-certificateauthority vmware-certificatemanagement vmware-cis-license vmware-eam vmware-envoy vmware-hvc vmware-infraprofile vmware-perfcharts vmware-postgres-archiver vmware-rhttpproxy vmware-sca vmware-statsmonitor vmware-stsd vmware-topologysvc vmware-trustmanagement vmware-vapi-endpoint vmware-vmon vmware-vpostgres vmware-vpxd-svcs vmware-vsm vsphere-ui vtsdb
Stopped:
observability vmcam vmware-content-library vmware-imagebuilder vmware-netdumper vmware-pod vmware-rbd-watchdog vmware-sps vmware-updatemgr vmware-vcha vmware-vdtc vmware-vpxd vmware-vsan-health vstats wcp
root@XXXXXXXXX [ ~ ]# service-control --start vmware-vpxd
Operation not cancellable. Please wait for it to finish...
Performing start operation on service vpxd...
Error executing start on service vpxd. Details {
"detail": [
{
"id": "install.ciscommon.service.failstart",
"translatable": "An error occurred while starting service '%(0)s'",
"args": [
"vpxd"
],
"localized": "An error occurred while starting service 'vpxd'"
}
],
"componentKey": null,
"problemId": null,
"resolution": null
}
Service-control failed. Error: {
"detail": [
{
"id": "install.ciscommon.service.failstart",
"translatable": "An error occurred while starting service '%(0)s'",
"args": [
"vpxd"
],
"localized": "An error occurred while starting service 'vpxd'"
}
],
"componentKey": null,
"problemId": null,
"resolution": null
}
root@XXXXXX [ ~ ]#

 

-Jeff

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Ajay1988
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Use service-control --start  --all  always and will not suggest to start  individual  services to avoid  dependency issues.

Then share the failure and the  log file for that service from /var/log/vmware/

 

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