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Re: [alpine-aports] Packaging erlang and ejabberd

From: Jean-Charles de Longueville <jch_at_hellea.eu>
Date: Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:42:31 +0100

On 13/03/15 21:40, Marlus Saraiva wrote:
> 2015-03-13 13:01 GMT-03:00 Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>:
>
>> On Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:30:57 -0300
>> Marlus Saraiva <marlus.saraiva_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> 2015-02-19 12:58 GMT-03:00 Leonardo Arena <rnalrd_at_gmail.com>:
>>>
>>>> On gio, 2015-02-19 at 10:31 -0500, John Regan wrote:
>>>>> Hi all -
>>>>>
>>>>> I saw that erlang and ejabberd were unmaintained packages and
>>>>> thought I could try packaging them up again.
>>>>>
>>>>> I tried splitting erlang into subpackages similar to how Fedora does
>>>>> it, and I'm pretty sure I've got the right required packages
>>>>> for ejabberd. I hope this is helpful!
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> How nice and useful!
>>>>
>>>> Both patches applied.
>>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>> It's really nice to have an Erlang package. The packages work great when
>> I
>>> compile, install and use them locally, but when I try to run "apk add
>>> erlang" adding "http://dl-4.alpinelinux.org/alpine/edge/testing/" to the
>>> list of repositories, it complains about unsatisfiable constraints (i.e.,
>>> erlang-kernel, erlang-stdlib and erlang-compiler). I double checked the
>>> list of packages in that repository and I could only find 'erlang' and
>>> 'erlang-dev'. Why are the other sub packages missing?
>> abuild does not support different versions of subpackages so I removed
>> the subpackage versions. It should work now.
>>
>> -nc
>>
> It works now, thanks!
>
> Marlus
>
I think the definition of the ejabberd user (192:193; uid and gid as
given from files found after installation) is missing in the apk.
Not sure it is needed as ejabberd starts as root with default config
(that is bad!)...

-- 
Cordialement,
Jean-Charles de Longueville
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