[rabbitmq-discuss] Question about management setup

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Mon Dec 13 15:29:16 GMT 2010

On 13/12/10 15:20, Brian Parkinson wrote:
> Now, when I try to launch the server, I get:
> ~: sudo /opt/local/sbin/rabbitmq-server Activating RabbitMQ plugins
> ... ERROR: failed to load application crypto: {"no such file or
> directory","crypto.app"} ~:
> So, an issue with crypto ssl I guess.
> Do I need to recompile Erlang, or is there a config setting I need to
> twiddle? I'll need SSL anyways, so good to get it sorted now...

Yes, you need to make sure the Erlang you end up with has the "crypto" 
app compiled - this is mentioned at:


You'll need to ensure ./configure for Erlang finds OpenSSL. How you do 
that on MacPorts I have no idea I'm afraid...

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
Staff Engineer, RabbitMQ
SpringSource, a division of VMware

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