How to install CouchPotato in Ubuntu 16.04 error
I have tried to install Couchpotato on two different Ubuntu 16.04 servers andd it seems the couch potato code will not run giveing the followin error.
Job for couchpotato.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status couchpotato.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.
the error code was 203
● couchpotato.service - CouchPotato application instance Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/couchpotato.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled) Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Tue 2018-05-15 13:17:21 AEST; 21min ago Process: 25940 ExecStart=/var/www/CouchPotatoServer/CouchPotato.py (code=exited, status=203/EXEC) Main PID: 25940 (code=exited, status=203/EXEC)Tags: Command Line Tools
you can see the exact outcome for the error you are getting in journalctl -xe command, just tell us what you are getting in that error and also show your configuration file /etc/default/couchpotato what values you have entered in it, i think you have some misconfiguration in that file.
Thanks here is the configuration in /etc/default/couchpotato
COPY THIS FILE TO /etc/default/couchpotato
Accepted variables with default values -if any- in parentheses:
username to run couchpotato under (couchpotato)
directory of CouchPotato.py (/opt/couchpotato)
directory of couchpotato's db, cache and logs (/var/opt/couchpotato)
full path of couchpotato.pid (/var/run/couchpotato/couchpotato.pid)
full path of the python binary (/usr/bin/python)
extra cli options for couchpotato, see 'CouchPotato.py --help'
extra options for start-stop-daemon, see 'man start-stop-daemon'
journalctl -xe does not work on my system I am using webmin which log file should i be looking at ? thanks for you help
PS i can start CP manually with /opt/couchpotato$ python CouchPotatoServer/CouchPotato.py