[ejabberd] ejabberd, erlang, crypto_drv.so

Mickael Remond mickael.remond at erlang-fr.org
Fri Nov 26 16:02:33 MSK 2004

scsi wrote:
> I have problem with ejabberd.
> erlang - latest from www.erland.org
> ejabberd - latest release
> openssl - latest.
> OS - linux MDK 8.2 (kernel 2.4.27-grsec).
> erlang make does not wrote any error on crypto drv, but crypto:start(). 
> returns sh: crypto_drv.so not found   !AND! ok  :(
> or at first ok, and then crypto_drv not found :(
> So, miranda clients can not login on ejabberd server :(

The problem is that in some case, the crypto_drv.so driver is not 
installed after the build. It depends most probably on the library that 
you have on your system.

> What can i do with it?

You could try using the Erlang REPOS CDROM. Everything is preconfigured 
on it and should work out of the box including ejabberd itself. You can 
copy the CDROM structure on your disk and you will be able to run 
everything from the CDROM.

Please look at:


I hope this helps.

Mickaël Rémond

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