1

Ubuntu 10.10, Apache 2.2.16:

# service apache2 start
 * Starting web server apache2                                                                                                                                         Segmentation fault
Action 'start' failed.
The Apache error log may have more information

in log:

[  968.901395] apache2[1850]: segfault at 4 ip b76fafb3 sp bf824b94 error 4 in ld-2.12.1.so[b76f0000+1c000]

Reinstall don't help

$ sudo apt-get --reinstall install apache2
3

Try reinstall all apache packages(segfault apache-mpm, apache2 is metapackage)

sudo apt-get remove apache2
sudo apt-get autoremove
sudo apt-get install apache2

Try check md5sum:

sudo apt-get install debsums
sudo debsums -s

Also try use gdb:

gdb apache2
(gdb) run

Try backup config:

cp -R /etc/apache2 ~/apache2_conf

and delete package with config.

  • debsums: changed file /usr/lib/apache2/mpm-worker/apache2 (from apache2.2-bin package) – hiemye Feb 23 '11 at 0:52
  • @hiemye try: sudo apt-get --reinstall install apache2-bin – ooshro Feb 23 '11 at 0:58
  • I know this is an old thread, but thank you, helped after deleting apache2_conf. Can you interpret what is happening? Why suddenly the segmentation errors? – drakonli Oct 11 '16 at 8:24

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.