Failed to issue method call: Unit loraserver.service failed to load: No such file or directory

root@VMLUBS011702:~# systemctl start loraserver
Failed to issue method call: Unit loraserver.service failed to load: No such file or directory. See system logs and ‘systemctl status loraserver.service’ for details.

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  • how this can be re-produced (did you install the provided .deb package, and so, which version?)
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I am trying to install loraserver in ubuntu 14.04


sudo apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys 1CE2AFD36DBCCA00
sudo echo "deb stable main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/loraserver.list
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install lora-app-server

but i am facing issue while starting loraserver

service loraserver start
Error: loraserver: unrecognized service


You’re installing lora-app-server and trying to start loraserver :slight_smile: Please see for some getting started guides.


I am reinstalling loraserver and Lora-app-server and i follow loraserver guides but same problem

Install Log

 apt-get install loraserver

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  linux-headers-4.2.0-27 linux-headers-4.2.0-27-generic
  linux-image-4.2.0-27-generic linux-image-extra-4.2.0-27-generic
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 47 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/5,151 kB of archives.
After this operation, 14.8 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Selecting previously unselected package loraserver.
(Reading database ... 152598 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../loraserver_2.2.0_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking loraserver (2.2.0) ...
Setting up loraserver (2.2.0) ...
Failed to issue method call: No such file or directory

Please help me…!