R11B installation problem on debian

Mikael Pettersson <>
Sun Aug 6 11:11:14 CEST 2006


On Sat, 5 Aug 2006 16:41:56 -0300, Roberto Saccon wrote:
>I have previously successfully installed Erlang  R11B on my Ubuntu
>machine, now I tried on a debian sarge server and after some minutes
>of compiling, I got an error.
...
>erlc -W   -I/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/lib/kernel/ebin
>-I/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/lib/stdlib/ebin
>-I/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/lib/sasl/ebin -o
>/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/erts/start_scripts/start_clean.script
>/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/erts/start_scripts/start_clean.rel )
>stdlib: File not found: "stdlib.app"
>
>make[2]: *** [/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/erts/start_scripts/start_clean.script]
>Error 1
>make[2]: Leaving directory
>`/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/erts/start_scripts'make[1]: ***
>[local_setup] Error 2
>make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0/erts'
>make: *** [local_setup] Error 2
>debian:/usr/local/erlang/otp_src_R11B-0#

I suspect that a previous error left lib/stdlib/ incomplete
and without a stdlib.app. You should check the make log for
earlier errors as well.



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