[Openvas-discuss] OpenVAS / gsad hang

Jan-Oliver Wagner Jan-Oliver.Wagner at greenbone.net
Wed Jul 15 08:59:18 CEST 2015

On Sonntag, 12. Juli 2015, Islam Moursy wrote:
> Any idea how I can proceed further troubleshooting this issue?

from what I gather from your descriptions, you see this in the openvassd log?

“lib  kb_redis-CRITICAL **: get_redis_ctx: redis connection error: No such file or directory”

If so, have you checked permissions of the redis socket?
Is the openvassd owner allowed to write to the configured socket?

> From: Islam Moursy
> Sent: Thursday, July 9, 2015 2:15 PM
> To: 'Eero Volotinen'; 'openvas-discuss at wald.intevation.org'
> Subject: RE: [Openvas-discuss] OpenVAS / gsad hang
> Yes , it’s conf file has :
> unixsocket /var/lib/redis/redis.sock
> unixsocketperm 777
> This also matches kb_location in /etc/openvas/openvassd.conf
> The log show that server starts ok , and I tested it with redis-cli , ping , and I got pong well.  Is there anything I can test with further ?

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