Apache error “Error retrieving pid file logs/httpd.pid”
Unable to start Apache service on cPanel server.
If you are getting the following error while trying to restart the Apache service.
-bash-3.2# /etc/init.d/httpd start
(20014)Internal error: Error retrieving pid file logs/
Remove it before continuing if it is corrupted.
-bash-3.2# mv /usr/local/apache/logs/
-bash-3.2# /etc/init.d/httpd restart
httpd not running, trying to start
Be sure that the apache service is running :
# /etc/init.d/httpd status