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I'm running PHP-FPM and Nginx, occasionally, for whatever reason, I have to reboot the server. Once the server is running again, the nginx service automatically starts, however, PHP-FPM does not. This can be seen when I run the command sudo /etc/init.d/php-fpm restart immediately after a reboot and get the result:

$ sudo /etc/init.d/php-fpm restart
Stopping php-fpm:                                          [FAILED]
Starting php-fpm:                                          [  OK  ]

Is this expected behaviour? What is the best way to make PHP-FPM automatically start? Is there a config option anywhere, or do I have to add the command to one of the Linux startup scripts?

Thanks.

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Which linux distribution are you using? How did you installed php-fpm? From a package or from sources? –  Tonin Dec 20 '12 at 16:20
    
It's running on an Amazon EC2 Linux instance, PHP-FPM was installed using yum install -y php-fpm –  SteveEdson Dec 20 '12 at 16:25

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So set it up to start at boot:

chkconfig php-fpm on
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As simple as that, brilliant! Cheers –  SteveEdson Dec 20 '12 at 16:27

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