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From Jay donnell <jaydonn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: trouble installing on Red Hat 4.1.1
Date Wed, 28 Jan 2009 19:42:32 GMT
Yes, I used lib instead of lib64 :)

ldconfig did the trick, thanks. I wish I could upgrade our OS but I'm
at GIANT CORPORATION so I have no say in the matter.

Jay

On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 10:55 AM, Brian Candler <B.Candler@pobox.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 10:25:44AM -0800, Jay donnell wrote:
>> I followed the instructions from the wiki
>> http://wiki.apache.org/couchdb/Installing_SpiderMonkey?action=show&redirect=InstallingSpiderMonkey
>> and
>> http://wiki.apache.org/couchdb/Installing_on_RHEL4
>>
>> Whenever I run 'couchdb' I get the error below. I tried the options to
>> ./configure and the LD_LIBRARY_PATH but both resulted in the same
>> error. Anyone have any ideas?
>>
>> Apache CouchDB 0.8.1-incubating (LogLevel=info)
>> Apache CouchDB is starting.
>>
>> {"init terminating in do_boot","libjs.so: cannot open shared object
>> file: No such file or directory"}
>>
>> Crash dump was written to: erl_crash.dump
>> init terminating in do_boot (libjs.so: cannot open shared object file:
>> No such file or directory)
>>
>> NOTE: the spidermonkey .so is there
>> # ls /usr/local/spidermonkey/lib/
>> libjs.a  libjs.so
>
> I have to presume you did --with-js-lib=/usr/local/spidermonkey/lib not
> --with-js-lib=/usr/local/spidermonkey/lib64 as it has on the wiki :-)
>
> Try this:
>
> # echo "/usr/local/spidermonkey/lib" >/etc/ld.so.conf.d/spidermonkey.conf
> # ldconfig
>
> If that doesn't work, then I can only suggest copying libjs.so into
> /usr/local/lib
>
> I have couch running under CentOS 5.2 (= RHEL 5.2), but I just used a
> js-1.60 RPM on rpmforge which seems OK.
>
> BTW Red Hat 4.1 is so ancient that there are no more security fixes for it,
> so there are good reasons to upgrade to a later 4.x
> http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/archives/rh41-errata-general.html
>
> HTH,
>
> Brian.
>

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