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From Peter Lemenkov <lemen...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Problems running couch 1.0.1 on RedHat Linux
Date Mon, 11 Oct 2010 12:15:40 GMT
2010/10/11 couchdb <couchdb@thisonejustforme.com>:

> Manual Linux Installation summary - apache-couchdb-1.0.1.tar.gz
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> (Details attached)
> Manually from sources - no errors during build / install
> When run via
> sudo -u couchdb couchdb
> Multiple errors - samples below - full log in attachment
>> {error_logger,{{2010,10,10},{17,35,37}},std_error,"File operation error:
>> eacces. Target: .. Function: read_file_info. Process: code_server."}
>> {error_logger,{{2010,10,10},{17,35,37}},std_error,"File operation error:
>> eacces. Target: ./beam_lib.beam. Function: get_file. Process: code_server."}

This is a well-known issue - you started as root and within a
directory which is inaccessible by others. Then you dropped your
privileges down to couchdb  (thus you don't  have read/write rights
for current working directory anymore) -> erts can't look for files in
$CWD -> throws this error.


-- 
With best regards, Peter Lemenkov.

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