[CentOS] Can't run fail2ban 0.8.4 [CentOS 6]

Fri Nov 4 09:42:52 UTC 2011
Ljubomir Ljubojevic <office at plnet.rs>

Vreme: 11/04/2011 03:18 AM, Kévin GASPARD piše:
> Hi,
> To begin I'm sorry for my poor English level, that's not my first language.
> On CentOS 6 I've installed fail2ban 0.8.4 from EPEL repository. I've
> configured it with this page : http://centoshelp.org/security/fail2ban/
> Then I've tried this command :
> chkconfig --level 23 fail2ban on&&  service fail2ban start
> but the output says it fallen, nothing more. The status option says is
> stopped.
> Also I don't have log for it and no manual page (for the latest, this is
> normal ?).
> This is my /etc/fail2ban/jail.conf : http://pastebin.com/j5FhJzKY
> I'm asking here because I don't find help on Google, #centos and forums.
> Cordially, Kévin "Koshie" GASPARD.

It is best if you ask on EPEL(/Fedora) since you installed them from 
there. There is Maintainers name and e-mail if you need more specific 
help, but the best solution is to file a bug against their bugtracker 
(Red Hat's?)


Ljubomir Ljubojevic
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