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From Noah Slater <nsla...@tumbolia.org>
Subject Re: Cannot Start Couchdb: "init terminating in do_boot"
Date Sat, 19 Dec 2009 23:15:20 GMT

On 19 Dec 2009, at 23:11, Paul Davis wrote:

> On Sat, Dec 19, 2009 at 6:08 PM, viatropos <lancejpollard@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> There are a few things that might have caused the problem I'm thinking:
>> 
>> 1) Calling "couchdb &" multiple times?  I'm not sure what's best practice
>> for starting and knowing you've started couchdb...
> 
> Yeah, don't do that. When you start couchdb use 'couchdb -b` and
> `couchdb -k` to start and stop a background process.

Or use the init.d script, and hook it into your runlevels so that it is started on boot.

The README has more instructions for you.
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