[rabbitmq-discuss] trying to porting to openwrt

Simon MacMullen simon at rabbitmq.com
Mon Mar 10 12:23:27 GMT 2014

On 10/03/2014 11:46AM, Bino Oetomo wrote:
> I'm trying to run rabbitmq on RouterBoard with OpenWrt.
> My step is :
> 1. Try to build rabbitmq , wit5h some flag adjustmen per
> http://wiki.openwrt.org/doc/devel/crosscompile
> 2.  download a copy of RabbitMQ for generic linux from
> https://www.rabbitmq.com/releases/rabbitmq-server/v3.2.4/rabbitmq-server-generic-unix-3.2.4.tar.gz
> , extract it to another directory .. and replace it content with results
> from step #1

RabbitMQ contains no native code; it's all platform-independent 
bytecode. So you should not need to do anything special, the generic 
unix package should just work. (That's why it doesn't mention an 

> "Error  when reading /root/.erlang.c

Normally Erlang apps will attempt to read ~/.erlang.cookie at startup. I 
am assuming this error message has been truncated.

Are you running RabbitMQ as root? Does it have permission to read this 
file? Could $HOME be set incorrectly?

Cheers, Simon

Simon MacMullen
RabbitMQ, Pivotal

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