Apache reload fails silenty when not run as sudo

Bug #1377827 reported by David
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
apache2 (Ubuntu)
In Progress

Bug Description

I ran the "service apache2 reload" command and it executed without warnings. However, the apache configuration was not reloaded.

The command "service apache2 restart" does (loudly) fail when not run as sudo.


$ lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS
Release: 14.04

$ apt-cache policy apache2:
  Installed: 2.4.7-1ubuntu4.1
  Candidate: 2.4.7-1ubuntu4.1
  Version table:
 *** 2.4.7-1ubuntu4.1 0
        500 http://si.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-updates/main i386 Packages
        500 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-security/main i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     2.4.7-1ubuntu4 0
        500 http://si.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty/main i386 Packages

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: apache2 2.4.7-1ubuntu4.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-36.63-generic
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-36-generic i686
Apache2ConfdDirListing: False
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.5
Architecture: i386
CurrentDesktop: XFCE
Date: Mon Oct 6 09:48:07 2014
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-10-01 (4 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 14.04.1 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release i386 (20140723)
SourcePackage: apache2
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
modified.conffile..etc.apache2.sites.available.000.default.conf: [modified]
mtime.conffile..etc.apache2.sites.available.000.default.conf: 2014-10-06T09:35:58.978156

Revision history for this message
David (djelenc) wrote :
Robie Basak (racb)
Changed in apache2 (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in apache2 (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Filip Sohajek (filip-sohajek)
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