Just getting started in openHAB, but I’ve run into a block before I could get far. I’m installing openHAB on a spin of Debian Jessie, and when I try to /etc/init.d openhab2 start, the service always enters a failed state. I’ve attached a picture of the init.d openHAB2 status.
what is the output of
Try using Oracle or Zulu JVM
OH2 release used? (apt-get installation?)
Release is latest stable, but running java reminded me I hadn’t put it on here yet. DOH! I’ll install it and get back with you. I’d have thought it would install java jvm as a prereq in apt.
that’s not a bad idea actually
I’ve had some problems in the past with OpenJDK on Jessie… can you try either Oracle or Zulu and see if things improve?
Try to execute:
/usr/share/openhab2/start_debug.sh to see if you get more useful info
Also, if you can, post the contents of
The rest seems unnecessary. I wget’d the .deb for Zulu OpenJDK, and installed that. Now the runtime is starting, We’ll see how it goes…
Also, on a separate note, some of my posts that I had images linked in were hidden by “community members” as spam. Am I doing something wrong?
No clue why this happened…
Maybe the forum software (discourse) has some kind of auto protection (rate limit) for new users? (i don’t know…)