[erlang-questions] Help running Erlang as a Service on XP Embedded
Wed Dec 12 20:52:41 CET 2012
On 12 December 2012 20:41, Daniel Lewis <> wrote:
> Hi Robby,
> Thanks for the suggestion.
> I searched for files called ".erlang.cookie" and I only see two of them -
> should there be more? I checked and these two files are identical,
> including contents, size, and date.
Likely if you are running this as a service the home directory will
not be where you are expecting it to be. This was covered in
erlang-question archives in the last few months, I can't recall the
specifics off the top of my head.
Try adding `-setcookie yumyumyum` to the batch file as suggested earlier.
You might be able to try setting this up with erlsrv.exe and adding
`-debugtype console` to the parameters. You can then interact with the
hidden service console (winsta0) directly. I don't know if this works
on embedded XP but its a good way to try.
I'm not sure on the rabbit parameters but your shortname probably
should be "erl -sname " if you want to set the
@…. section directly.
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