?
Solved

COLDFUSION 9 DEVELOPMENT SERVER STOPPED WORKING

Posted on 2013-12-29
9
Medium Priority
?
493 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
Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

 
LVL 43

Accepted Solution

by:
Rob earned 2000 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

Hire Technology Freelancers with Gigs

Work with freelancers specializing in everything from database administration to programming, who have proven themselves as experts in their field. Hire the best, collaborate easily, pay securely, and get projects done right.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Hi, Even though I have created this Tutorial on My personal Blog, Some people might not able to find my website, So here i am posting it again Today, from the topic it is very clear that i will be showing you here the very basic usage of how we …
Hi. There are several upload tutorials using jquery and coldfusion. I found a very interesting one here Upload Your Files using Jquery & ColdFusion and Preview them (http://www.randhawaworld.com/) . I did keep the main js functions but made sever…
How can you see what you are working on when you want to see it while you to save a copy? Add a "Save As" icon to the Quick Access Toolbar, or QAT. That way, when you save a copy of a query, form, report, or other object you are modifying, you…
Is your organization moving toward a cloud and mobile-first environment? In this transition, your IT department will encounter many challenges, such as navigating how to: Deploy new applications and services to a growing team Accommodate employee…
Suggested Courses

616 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