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Can't log into web UI: "Connecting to TrueNAS ... Make sure the TrueNAS system is powered on and connected to the network"

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seanm

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I've never seen this before, but going to the web UI on TrueNAS 12.0-U2.1 has suddenly broken for me. I've tried from 3 different browsers, on two different computers, with a 'private window' and without, and it always just shows the message:

"Connecting to TrueNAS ... Make sure the TrueNAS system is powered on and connected to the network"

My ssh access still works. Is there a command I can kick the web UI with?

Thanks.
 

Samuel Tai

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service middlewared restart; service nginx restart
 

Simon Bingham

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I have the same issues in the gui I'm getting
Connecting to TrueNAS ... Make sure the TrueNAS system is powered on and connected to the network. this is the message on the console
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whats the best course of action ? re install the OS ?
 
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I have the same issue than @seanm as of right now. Everything works ssh, ftp, etc. except the webGUI.
Code:
service middlewared restart; service nginx restart
in the terminal via SSH retuning me this:

Code:
Stopping middlewared.
Segmentation fault (core dumped)
##############################################################
MIDDLEWARED FAILED TO START, SYSTEM WILL NOT BEHAVE CORRECTLY!
##############################################################
Performing sanity check on nginx configuration:
nginx: the configuration file /usr/local/etc/nginx/nginx.conf syntax is ok
nginx: configuration file /usr/local/etc/nginx/nginx.conf test is successful
Stopping nginx.
Waiting for PIDS: 53013.
Performing sanity check on nginx configuration:
nginx: the configuration file /usr/local/etc/nginx/nginx.conf syntax is ok
nginx: configuration file /usr/local/etc/nginx/nginx.conf test is successful
Starting nginx.


What mean
Code:
MIDDLEWARED FAILED TO START, SYSTEM WILL NOT BEHAVE CORRECTLY!


The system is fully updated. It start doing so when I start "untaring" a big 1TB .tar archive 1 hours ago. The logs report the same error that I'd post above.

I will try not rebooting for now as things are ongoing.

Thanks in advance for some help,

Guillaume
 
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