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foswiki on Solaris10 issues
I've got two issues installing foswiki 1.0.5 on Solaris 10/sparc. This is mostly based on http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Codev/SolarisInstallCookbook
, using the preinstalled apache and perl installations.
- configure always says 'Error: 'diff' was not found on the current PATH'. It's installed (the sunfreeware package, in /usr/local/bin/diff), and I also extended the current path with /usr/local/bin:
Current PATH /usr/local/bin:/appl/wiki/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin
- this just turned out a missing libintl - now configure is quiet.
- creating new versions of a file doesn't work:
Error saving topic
During save of WebTTTTttt
an error was found by the version control system. Please notify your Foswiki administrator.
/usr/local/bin/ci -m%COMMENT|U% -t-none -w%USERNAME|S% -u %FILENAME|F% of .../Sandbox/WebTTTTttt.txt failed:
Go back in your browser and save your changes locally.
Maybe these two are connected to each other, so that's why I put it in the same topic.
- also solved with libintl.
Seems my foswiki installation is now working. And all the other users should make sure 'diff' is actually working.
should spit out the version number instead of complaining about libintl.
- 15 May 2009
That's good news. Please update the cookbook with any wrinkles, tips or tricks you found.
- 18 May 2009
I am not sure why this topic got closed. But I still get the problem
/usr/bin/ci -m%COMMENT|U% -t-none -d%DATE|D% -u -w%USERNAME|S% %FILENAME|F% of .../somename.txt failed: 1