Error starting riak server

Rachana Shroff rshroff at tibco.com
Fri May 9 05:47:29 EDT 2014


Hi,

I am exploring Riak 1.4.8 and facing issue starting riak server.
Additional details are-
OS - Linux
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.1
(Santiago) 2.6.32-131.0.15.el6.x86_64

Erlang - First otp_src_R14B02 and then otp_src_R15B01

I followed all installations steps from
http://docs.basho.com/riak/1.3.0/tutorials/installation

steps used for Erlang-

wget http://erlang.org/download/otp_src_R15B01.tar.gz
tar zxvf otp_src_R15B01.tar.gz
cd otp_src_R15B01
./configure && make && sudo make install


steps used for Riak-

tar zxvf riak-1.4.8.tar.gz
cd riak-1.4.8
make rel

After installation i am trying to start riak server but failing to do so.


/../riak-1.4.8/rel/riak/bin>riak start

Error Ouput - Node 'riak at 127.0.0.1' not responding to pings.

* ​I tried all the below workarounds suggested on the foroums but no luck.*
*​ *

* ​1- ​*ulimit -n
​100000
2- change the ip to machine ip in vm.args and app.config.
riak stop # stop the node
riak-admin down riak at 127.0.0.1 # take it down
sudo rm -rf /var/lib/riak/ring/* # delete the riak ring
sudo sed -i "s/127.0.0.1/`hostname -i`/g" /etc/riak/vm.args # Change the
name in config
riak-admin cluster force-replace riak at 127.0.0.1 riak@"`hostname -i`" #
replace the name

riak start # start the node

​3- restart server


*​I have attached all log files.*



*​Would appreciate your quick support on this.​ *

*Thanks & Regards,*
*Rachana*
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.basho.com/pipermail/riak-users_lists.basho.com/attachments/20140509/89ed1eda/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: riak_logs.zip
Type: application/zip
Size: 121551 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.basho.com/pipermail/riak-users_lists.basho.com/attachments/20140509/89ed1eda/attachment.zip>


More information about the riak-users mailing list