- Plesk 12.5 for Linux
Unable to activate Watchdog in Plesk > Extensions > Watchdog > Activate:
PLESK_ERROR: Error: The monit service does not respond. Refer to Parallels technical support for help.
Unable to start Watchdog using CLI:
# /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/modules/watchdog/wd --start
The monit service does not respond. Refer to Parallels technical support for help.
The following errors appear in
CONFIG_TEXT: vps wdcollect: Error during opening the log file /var/log/plesk/modules/wdcollect.log
vps init: psa-monit main process (11108) terminated with status 1vps init: psa-monit main process ended, respawning
Log file of Watchdog service is missing.
Note: if you don't have root access to Plesk server via SSH, contact your hosting provider regarding the issue
Login to Plesk via SSH
Create log file manually. It should belong to root:root and have 644 permissions:
# mkdir /var/log/plesk/modules/
# touch /var/log/plesk/modules/wdcollect.log
# ls -l /var/log/plesk/modules/wdcollect.log
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 304 Sep 25 23:31 /var/log/plesk/modules/wdcollect.log