[ejabberd] Re: ejabberdctl strange behavior

Sergei Golovan sgolovan at nm.ru
Sun Sep 26 19:50:00 MSD 2004

On Sun, Sep 26, 2004 at 07:41:25PM +0400, Sergei Golovan wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 26, 2004 at 02:40:43PM +0000, Frank Niedermann wrote:
> > Hi Sergei,
> > 
> > If I use ejabberd at iws1 instead of ejabberd at iws1.de I get something
> > different:
> > iws1:/var/lib/ejabberd/ebin# erl -noinput -sname ejabberdctl -s
> >   ejabberd_ctl -extra ejabberd at iws1 status
> > Can't get node ejabberd at iws1 status: nodedown
> Check your firewall settings. Probably ejabberdctl can't connect to ejabberd.

Another problem that you might face is erlang node authentication. To
authenticate node file $HOME/.erlang.cookie is used. To be able to communicate
to ejabberd it's sufficient to run ejabberdctl with the same user as ejabberd
(or set HOME environment variable).

Sergei 'TeopeTuK' Golovan

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