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From Paul Bonser <mister...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Some test fail in 0.11 after install from source tgz
Date Wed, 26 May 2010 16:35:53 GMT
Oh, you'll also get eaccess errors if couch can't write the DB files
or log files, as well, as mentioned on that page I linked to.

On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 11:35 AM, Paul Bonser <misterpib@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 5:15 AM, cdr53x <cdr53x@free.fr> wrote:
> *snip*
>> [Wed, 26 May 2010 10:08:16 GMT] [error] [<0.2647.0>] Uncaught error in HTTP
>> request: {exit,
>>                                 {{{badmatch,{error,eacces}},
>>                                   [{couch_config_writer,save_to_file,2},
>>                                    {couch_config,handle_call,3},
>>                                    {gen_server,handle_msg,5},
>>                                    {proc_lib,init_p_do_apply,3}]},
>>                                  {gen_server,call,
>>                                   [couch_config,
>>                                    {set,"couch_httpd_auth","secret",
>>                                     "21e33bf7c1bc1354fd1e06579dc549d1",
>>                                     true}]}}}
>
> That {error, eaccess} error generally means that the user you're
> running couchdb as doesn't have write access to your config files, and
> it looks like from the call there that it's trying to write back the
> hashed version of your admin password.
>
>>
>>
>> I realy don't know the severity of the errors. The 0.10 version installed
>> from debian package seem to pass all the tests.
>>
>> Any ideas on how to solve this ?
>
> The couchdb you installed from source is probably looking at
> /usr/local/etc/couchdb for config files, whereas the one set up by the
> packaged version probably went into /etc/couchdb, so you'll need to
> update the permissions of all the couchdb directories, specifically
> /usr/local/etc/couchdb and /usr/local/var/lib/couchdb
>
> See http://wiki.apache.org/couchdb/Error_messages#Incorrect_Permissions_or_Missing_Directories
>
>
>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>>
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Paul Bonser
> http://probablyprogramming.com
>



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Paul Bonser
http://probablyprogramming.com

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