Newbie: Compile Error

Madireddy Samuel Vijaykumar mad.vijay at
Tue Jan 19 04:36:33 EST 2010

On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 12:19 AM, Bryan Fink <bryan at> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 7:29 AM, Madireddy Samuel Vijaykumar
> <mad.vijay at> wrote:
> > Yeah! you were right about the ssl depenedencies not satisfied. Now i
> have
> > made a partially sucessful installation. Thoough when is run the admin
> test
> > i get the following.
> >
> > riak2:~/riak/rel/riak# ./bin/riak-admin test
> > {error_logger,{{2010,1,18},{
> > 11,40,9}},"Can't set long node name!\nPlease check your
> configuration\n",[]}
> This is likely a DNS configuration issue.  Could you please try
> editing bin/riak-admin?  Near the bottom you'll find the line:
> $ERTS_PATH/erl -noshell -name riak_test $COOKIE_ARG \
>               -eval "riak:client_test(\"$NODE_NAME\")" -s init stop
> Change that to read:
> $ERTS_PATH/erl -noshell -name riak_test at $COOKIE_ARG \
>               -eval "riak:client_test(\"$NODE_NAME\")" -s init stop
> That is, change the -name argument from just "riak_test" to
> "riak_test at".
> If this fix works for the "riak-admin test" command, it will also work
> for the other riak-admin commands.  If you can confirm that this was
> the cause of the error, we'll work on patching bin/riak-admin to
> handle DNS configuration oddities better.
> -Bryan
Thanks Bryan,

Yes not the test passes and I am able create buckets, keys and all that riak
was built for.

But, the riak seems have bound itself to the loopback address how do i make
make i bind it my LAN ip?

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