Re: Allstar systemctl issues

Steve N4IRS

Before we go down this road, let's move this to the AllStar subgroup. Maybe someone else has run into this.


On 4/15/21 8:09 PM, Steve Siesel [K4KSA] wrote:



I have been having problems with ASL running in my Raspberry Pi 3B. I have a crontab to restart ASL overninght   00 00 * * *  systemctl restart asterisk.  So I have noticed:


·         CPU usage rises 12 hours after restart (not so high yet today)

·         When I do a systemctl restart asterisk it just stalls like the second graphic below.


Uname –a:

root@repeater:/usr/lib# uname -a

Linux repeater 5.4.51-v7-asl+ #1 SMP Sat Aug 29 13:44:27 EDT 2020 armv7l GNU/Linux


Asterisk –v:

AllStarLink Asterisk Version 1.01 2/13/2018 GIT Version c37af60

Copyright (C) 1999 - 2018 Digium, Inc. Jim Dixon, AllStarLink Inc. and others.

Created by Mark Spencer <markster@...>

Asterisk comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; type 'core show warranty' for details.

This is free software, with components licensed under the GNU General Public

License version 2 and other licenses; you are welcome to redistribute it under

certain conditions. Type 'core show license' for details.


Asterisk already running on /var/run/asterisk/asterisk.ctl.  Use 'asterisk -r' to connect.


Ps –aux:





Here is my asterisk.system file:




Description=AllStar Asterisk






ExecStartPre=mkdir -p /run/asterisk

ExecStart=/usr/sbin/asterisk -g -f

ExecStop=/usr/sbin/asterisk -rx 'stop now'

ExecReload=/usr/sbin/asterisk -rx 'module reload'


# safe_asterisk emulation







Anything else you want to see from my system?


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