[rabbitmq-discuss] Install 1.7 on debian with apt-get

David Wragg david.wragg at lshift.net
Thu Oct 8 17:57:30 BST 2009

Hi Ted,

Ted Slusser <ted.slusser at vanderbilt.edu> writes:
> After it installs I get an error:
> Starting rabbitmq-server: FAILED - check /var/log/rabbitmq/ 
> startup_log, _err
> rabbitmq-server.
> invoke-rc.d: initscript rabbitmq-server, action "start" failed.
> dpkg: error processing rabbitmq-server (--configure):
>   subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>   rabbitmq-server
> E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
> And I have an erl_crash.dump in /var/lib/rabbitmq.
> Unfortunately, I'm stuck.  I haven't got a clue how to determine the  
> cause of the erl_crash.dump.
> Can anyone assist?

Which version of Debian are you using, and is this a fresh install of
rabbitmq-server, or is it an upgrade (and if the latter, from which

Also, could you senattach the /var/log/rabbitmq/startup_* files, and
the erl_crash.dump file?


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