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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <acoli...@buni.org>
Subject Re: [Installer] Possible Bug - apacheds start fails because it cannot create the rolling log
Date Mon, 14 May 2007 14:14:44 GMT
oh.  My bad.  I run Ubuntu.  I only got something like that when I 
accidentally picked the wrong session window.

-Andy

Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
> Andy,
> 
> I think you have missed something : Ole is starting the server *as root*.
> There is another issue, and we have to figure out what it is
> 
> Ole, I have found a JIRA I filled weeks ago which has been closed :
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DIRSERVER-862
> 
> Can you check if this is exactly the same problem you have, and if so 
> repoen
> the issue ?
> 
> Thanks !
> 
> On 5/14/07, Andrew C. Oliver <acoliver@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>> this is pretty simply caused by the RPM command running as root and then
>> the dir is owned by root...then if you start it as another user, that
>> user doesn't have permission (and shouldn't) to the dir.
>>
>> If you install as root (with RPM you have to) you need to run as root or
>> the RPM needs to change permissions to a user which means it pretty much
>> has to create the user.
>>
>> -Andy
>>
>> Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
>> > Hi Ole,
>> >
>> > can you fill a JIRA for this issue?
>> >
>> > Thanks !
>> >
>> > On 5/13/07, Ole Ersoy <ole.ersoy@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> This is interesting.
>> >>
>> >> After installing a fresh RPM (And deleting the old files
>> >> manually)
>> >> if I try to start ADS as root using
>> >>
>> >> /etc/init.d/apacheds start
>> >> I get an OK but the server just exits right
>> >> away.
>> >>
>> >> I think the reason is this:
>> >>
>> >> log4j:ERROR setFile(null,true) call failed.
>> >> java.io.FileNotFoundException: apacheds-rolling.log (Permission 
>> denied)
>> >>          at java.io.FileOutputStream.openAppend(Native Method)
>> >>
>> >> So somehow it's not able to create the rolling log.  I verified
>> >> this by looking in /usr/local/apacheds-1.5.0/
>> >> and there's no apacheds-rolling.log
>> >>
>> >> However if I start the server like this:
>> >> /etc/init.d/apacheds debug
>> >>
>> >> it starts fine.
>> >>
>> >> I thought this was because it prints the log
>> >> to the screen so that it does not attempt to open it.
>> >> However it's also able to create the rolling log now.
>> >>
>> >> I verified this.  /usr/local/apacheds-1.5.0/apacheds-rolling.log
>> >> exists.
>> >>
>> >> I'm surprised that only I'm getting this though.  I'm running
>> >> Fedora 6 x86_64.
>> >>
>> >> Cheers,
>> >> - Ole
>> >>
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
> 
> 


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