Newbie: Compile Error

Bryan Fink bryan at
Wed Jan 13 16:16:03 EST 2010

On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 6:24 AM, Madireddy Samuel Vijaykumar
<mad.vijay at> wrote:
> I am new to erlang/riak. Its that such tool exists. For application that
> runs behind loadbalacer its becomes very easy for us to store sessions if
> this work. But it hit this...
> :~/riak# export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/mnt/ephemeral/lib:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH
> :~/riak# make all rel
> ./rebar compile
> make: *** [compile] Error 1
> while installing riak. I have Erlang R13B03 but without "fop". Is there
> something that i am missing?

Hi.  Could you please check a couple of things:

1. What's the output of 'hg head'?

2. What's the output of './rebar compile verbose=1'?

Another user had a similar problem a few weeks ago.  The thread
discussing that issues is here:

The issue there ended up being the libssl-dev was not installed, so
the 'crypto' Erlang app hadn't been built.  So, it's probably also
worth checking that, and installing it, then recompiling Erlang, if


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