[rabbitmq-discuss] RabbitMQ installation vs. ERL_LIB

Holger Hoffstaette holger.hoffstaette at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 23 14:23:56 GMT 2012

On Thu, 22 Mar 2012 13:53:54 +0000, Simon MacMullen wrote:

> On 22/03/12 13:43, Holger Hoffstaette wrote:
>> Long term it
>> would be much better to move the package out of the shared lib dir.
> Or short term even.


> I don't know anything about the Gentoo packaging for RabbitMQ, but
> installing it into /usr/lib/erlang/lib is definitely bad and wrong, for
> precisely this reason.

My guess is that this is a leftover from previous versions; I'm not the
maintainer, just trying to help out. Any suggestions for a better, more
common ebin/plugin location? /usr/lib/rabbitmq/ maybe?


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