[OSM-dev] Problems setting up a test server

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Fri Jan 5 19:47:08 GMT 2007

* @ 05/01/07 04:59:51 PM ivansanchez at escomposlinux.org wrote:
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> Hi,
> I'm trying to set up a OSM test server at my home server. Since two days ago.
> I'm using Debian testing/unstable, Apache 2, MySQL 5, Ruby 1.8, and the latest 
> SVN snapshot I could get my hands on.
> I've set up everithing: copied stuff to /var/www, created the DB (and DB 
> user), edited servinfo.rb, loaded the apache modules, added the virtualhost 
> to the apache conf, yadda yadda yadda.
> I can see the webpages - I even can register users, and log in in the web 
> interface.
> The problem is, I cannot access anything in the API. Running JOSM against my 
> server throws up a 500 HTTP error, and the only thing I see in the apache 
> logs is this:
> [error] [client] (9)Bad file descriptor: Could not open password 
> file: (null)

That's.... odd...

grep -i /etc/apache2/* password *

say anything?

put loglevel higher and see if anything is spat out?

have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/

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