/var/run/httpd/httpd.pid File Not Removed When Server httpd Stopped

(Doc ID 2209530.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Using apachectl restart fails with error below and httpd.pid still exists, but is empty( zero bytes ). 


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