[ejabberd] ejabberd does not start, no logs produced except sasl.log

Manuel Mely mmelyp at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 16:36:44 MSD 2007

Eugeny N Dzhurinsky wrote:
> Hello!
> Could somebody please explain why can this happen - after installation of
> ejabberd 1.1.4 on Gentoo, with default configuration ejabberd does not produce
> any logs, except sasl.log, and does not listen on appropriate ports 5222/5223
> sasl.log content goes below:
> =CRASH REPORT==== 4-Oct-2007::14:12:50 ===
>   crasher:
>     pid: <0.36.0>
>     registered_name: []
>     error_info: {bad_return,{{ejabberd_app,start,[normal,[]]},
>                               {'EXIT',{{badmatch,{aborted,{no_exists,config}}},
>                                        [{ejabberd_config,set_opts,1},
>                                         {ejabberd_app,start,2},
>                                         {application_master,start_it_old,

Try changing permission to ejabberd.cfg. If doesn't work try to remove 
your ejabberd database (mnesia one) and restart the service.

If this doesn't work, try with a good erlang eye your configuration, 
maybe there's a "}" or something missing.

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