Solved

COLDFUSION 9 DEVELOPMENT SERVER STOPPED WORKING

Posted on 2013-12-29
9
456 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-30
" The coldfusion 9 application server service on local computer started and then stopped. Some services stop automatically if they are not in use by other services or programs"

I am suddenly unable to restart coldfusion 9 development server and am getting the above message. Been using the server for some time without any problems. I attach an image showing the services menu where I am trying to start from. The config of my system is

Windows 7 64 BIT
Using DREAMWEAVER, connected to coldfusion 9

Appreciate any helpWindows Services menu
0
Comment
Question by:jameskane
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
9 Comments
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Rob
ID: 39745148
It's Not enough information. Please post the error  from the event viewer as it will hold more information as to what the problem is
0
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:dgrafx
ID: 39745174
open Event Viewer (from windows admin tools) and look for problems having to do with CF Server.
0
 

Author Comment

by:jameskane
ID: 39745194
Thanks for taking the time on this. Went into event viewer and got the following information


Log Name:      Application
Source:        ColdFusion 9 Application Server
Date:          12/28/2013 4:50:43 PM
Event ID:      256
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Computer:      James-PC
Description:
Win32 API routinue "CreateProcess" failed: The system cannot find the file specified.
.
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
  <System>
    <Provider Name="ColdFusion 9 Application Server" />
    <EventID Qualifiers="49153">256</EventID>
    <Level>2</Level>
    <Task>0</Task>
    <Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2013-12-28T15:50:43.000000000Z" />
    <EventRecordID>145481</EventRecordID>
    <Channel>Application</Channel>
    <Computer>James-PC</Computer>
    <Security />
  </System>
  <EventData>
    <Data>CreateProcess</Data>
    <Data>The system cannot find the file specified.
</Data>
  </EventData>
</Event> Best regards.

See also attached image
event-viewer.jpg
0
Webinar: Aligning, Automating, Winning

Join Dan Russo, Senior Manager of Operations Intelligence, for an in-depth discussion on how Dealertrack, leading provider of integrated digital solutions for the automotive industry, transformed their DevOps processes to increase collaboration and move with greater velocity.

 
LVL 43

Accepted Solution

by:
Rob earned 500 total points
ID: 39745198
First thing to check is whether the executible file exists.  in services, right click the Coldfusion server service and click properties.  

What is the path?  can you copy and paste here and also confirm you can find that file.
0
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Rob
ID: 39745200
There's multiple errors for the server... do they all say the same thing?
0
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:dgrafx
ID: 39745212
It looks like you have several errors - not just for ColdFusion!

What's up with your machine?

Have you restarted?

Installed anything lately? Around the time of when this started happening?

Maybe restore to an earlier point in time?
0
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Rob
ID: 39745221
That's a good point from @dgrafx re system restore.  May be the quickest and easiest fix :)
0
 

Author Comment

by:jameskane
ID: 39745840
Note to Rob Jurd

Hi Rob, file does exist. See attached file image.
coldfusionFile.jpg
0
 

Author Comment

by:jameskane
ID: 39745914
Problem Solved.

Did a comparison between this machine and an old one with coldfusion 9 for
C:\ColdFusion9\runtime\bin

Turns out machine with problem did not have jrun.exe - although it did have jrunsvc.exe

I copied the jrun.exe to problem machine and - did a restart and got the attached message from AVG !!  AVG percieved jrun as a threat and wanted to delete it.  I told it not to delete the file and .... problem solved.

Funny how AVG decided to declare this file a threat. The older machine also has AVG and has not deleted jrun.exe.

Many thanks to you all for taking the time on this for me.  Best wishes for new year.

Jim
coldfusionAVG.jpg
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Postgres Monitoring System

A PHP and Perl based system to collect and display usage statistics from PostgreSQL databases.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

CFGRID Custom Functionality Series -  Part 1 Hi Guys, I was once asked how it is possible to to add a hyperlink in the cfgrid and open the window to show the data. Now this is quite simple, I have to use the EXT JS library for this and I achiev…
Sometimes databases have MILLIONS of records and we need a way to quickly query that table to return the results me need. Sure you could use CFQUERY but it takes too long when there are millions of records. That is why SOLR was invented. Please …
This video shows how to quickly and easily add an email signature for all users on Exchange 2016. The resulting signature is applied on a server level by Exchange Online. The email signature template has been downloaded from: www.mail-signatures…

856 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question