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From Rogutės Sparnuotos (Updated) (JIRA) <>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (COUCHDB-1326) scanty error message when writing to uri_file fails
Date Tue, 01 Nov 2011 14:35:32 GMT


Rogutės Sparnuotos updated COUCHDB-1326:

    Attachment: 0001-A-more-useful-error-when-writing-to-uri_file-fails.patch

I was more concerned about being unable to reuse the Error variable than about throwing 'ok'

Attaching another attempt.
> scanty error message when writing to uri_file fails
> ---------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: COUCHDB-1326
>                 URL:
>             Project: CouchDB
>          Issue Type: Bug
>            Reporter: Rogutės Sparnuotos
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: 0001-A-more-useful-error-when-writing-to-uri_file-fails.patch, 0001-A-more-useful-error-when-writing-to-uri_file-fails.patch
> CouchDB crashes when it fails writing to uri_file (set from the [couchdb] section). The
error message is too vague to understand what's going on: "{{badmatch,{error,enoent}}". At
least the filename should be mentioned.
> P.S.
> I'd say it's all Erlang's fault, because file:write_file() doesn't report the file name
on errors.

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