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How to fix “ERROR: Connecting to daemon at /var/run/collectd-unixsock failed”

Sometimes connecting to the collectd unixsocket is not possible giving a connection refused. This can be fixed manually by removing manually the socket file and then restart collectd collectd does not create a new socket file when there is already such a file. But the old file, which is not connected to any process certainly … Continue reading How to fix “ERROR: Connecting to daemon at /var/run/collectd-unixsock failed”