[Spread-users] Problem running spread

Krithiga Thangavelu kthanga at anr.mcnc.org
Thu Jan 9 00:23:49 EST 2003


 I'm trying to run spread daemon under root. Initially I ran once under 
root and as far as I know, I've killed the daemon. I'm getting the 
following error in my log file and my newly started daemon exits 
unsucessfully. Any idea what the last two lines mean?

************From the log file*************

[Thu 09 Jan 2003 00:14:22] ENABLING Dangerous Monitor Commands! Make 
sure Spread network is secured
[Thu 09 Jan 2003 00:14:22] Memb_token_loss: I lost my token, state is 1
[Thu 09 Jan 2003 00:14:22] Spread: FAILED -- chroot or privledge drop -- 
check spread_params.h for directory and user/group names
[Thu 09 Jan 2003 00:14:22] Spread: FAILED to give up privileges or chroot
Exit caused by Alarm(EXIT)

*********** End of the log file****************


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