[erlang-questions] yaws wont start ssl error.

Salonee Sinha Roy <>
Sat Feb 7 05:39:42 CET 2009


Do I need to reinstall erlang with ssl enabled?

On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 6:45 PM, Elias Torres <> wrote:

> I did this recently (manual install on Ubuntu) and just './configure
> --disable-hipe' did the trick.
>
> It might be the case that you don't have the SSL dev libraries, if not
> you should install those.
>
> sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
>
> Then try configure again. Except beware that you must either unpack
> the source fresh again or run "gmake clean", if not it won't compile
> even with the right settings.
>
> Last resource, would be to point to the exact location of your ssl
> libraries like this:
>
> ./configure --with-ssl-includes=/usr/include/openssl
> --with-ssl-libraries=/usr/lib
>
> Then to test simply type:
>
> erl -s ssl
>
> -Elias
>
> 2009/2/6 Salonee Sinha Roy <>:
> > Hello All
> > First some background
> > I am running erlang on ubuntu. Initially I installed R11 using apt-get
> > install erlang. I then installed yaws after downloading the file from
> > http://yaws.hyber.org and following instructions from there.
> >
> > Subsequently I uninstalled R11 by doing a apt-get remove erlang and then
> > reinstalled by hand after downloading the R12 install files from
> > http://www.erlang.org  and following the instructions.
> >
> > I then reinstalled yaws by doing  the following the yaws package.
> >
> > ./configure && make
> > make install.
> >
> > Now when I try to start yaws as root I get the following error
> >
> > :~# yaws
> > Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.6.5 [source] [async-threads:0] [hipe]
> > [kernel-poll:false]
> >
> > Eshell V5.6.5  (abort with ^G)
> > 1>
> > =INFO REPORT==== 6-Feb-2009::18:07:02 ===
> > Yaws: Using config file /usr/local/etc/yaws.conf
> >
> > =ERROR REPORT==== 6-Feb-2009::18:07:02 ===
> > Failed to start ssl: {'EXIT',{undef,[{ssl,start,[]},
> >                                      {yaws_config,ssl_start,0},
> >                                      {yaws_config,fload,7},
> >                                      {yaws_config,load,1},
> >                                      {yaws_server,init,1},
> >                                      {gen_server,init_it,6},
> >                                      {proc_lib,init_p_do_apply,3}]}}
> >
> > =ERROR REPORT==== 6-Feb-2009::18:07:02 ===
> > Failed to start: undef
> >
> >
> > Any help would be great.
> >
> > Thanks
> > Salonee
> >
> >
> >
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