Latest trunk build will not start (rev1586)

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Thu Jun 28 12:34:24 CEST 2007

Denis Ahrens <denis at> writes:
> James Quacinella <james at> writes:
> > I know tracking trunk is typically a bad idea, but I just wanted to
> > post this up. It seems the latest revision is giving me errors on
> > startup ("Cannot create working directory NONE/var/$hostname") but I
> > haven't changed the startup command line parameters, which are as
> > such:
> You need to start configure with option --prefix=/usr/local

Not necessarily.

Regardless of the selected prefix, ${localstatedir}/varnish (normally
${prefix}/var/varnish) should be created during installation.

In any case, this particular failure is most likely a result of not
re-running and configure after updating the source tree.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
Linpro AS -

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