Packstack install fails with failure to start httpd.service

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  • Failure to install Red Hat OpenStack 8.0 with packstack
  • httpd.service fails to start during packstack deployment

    ERROR : Error appeared during Puppet run:
    Error: /Stage[main]/Apache::Service/Service[httpd]: Failed to call refresh: Could not restart Service[httpd]: Execution of '/usr/bin/systemctl restart httpd' returned 1: Job for httpd.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status httpd.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details
    [Thu Apr 21 21:12:54.940720 2016] [core:crit] [pid 30381] (22)Invalid argument: AH00069: make_sock: for address [::]:443, apr_socket_opt_set: (IPV6_V6ONLY)
    (98)Address already in use: AH00072: make_sock: could not bind to address [::]:443
    (98)Address already in use: AH00072: make_sock: could not bind to address
    [Thu Apr 21 21:12:54.940746 2016] [mpm_prefork:alert] [pid 30381] no listening sockets available, shutting down
    [Thu Apr 21 21:12:54.940747 2016] [:emerg] [pid 30381] AH00019: Unable to open logs, exiting


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8.0
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2

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