System is not accessible due to dbus-daemon failure

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Server is not accessible as dbus-daemon failing with below message :-
dbus-daemon[1570]: Failed to start message bus: Failed to open "/etc/selinux/targeted/contexts/dbus_contexts": No such file or directory
  • Due to dbus failure, other services like polkitd,sshd,network,systemd-logind,etc.. are failing.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • SELinux
  • dbus-daemon

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