[Backgroundrb-devel] Error when starting Backgroundrb

hemant gethemant at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 09:41:58 EDT 2007


On 4/8/07, Christian Schlaefcke <cschlaefcke at wms-network.de> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
>
> I want to set up backgroundrb on my laptop to do some tests. But when I
> run "scripts/background start" I get this error:
>
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/daemonize.rb:160:in
> `setsid': the setsid() function is unimplemented on this machine
> (NotImplementedError)
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/daemonize.rb:160:in
> `call_as_daemon'
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/application.rb:191:in
> `start_proc'
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/application.rb:227:in
> `start'
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/controller.rb:69:in
> `run'
>      from ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons.rb:182:in
> `run_proc'
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/cmdline.rb:105:in
> `call'
>      from
> ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons/cmdline.rb:105:in
> `catch_exceptions'
>      from ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/daemons-1.0.5/lib/daemons.rb:181:in
> `run_proc'
>      from
> Test/vendor/plugins/backgroundrb-0.2.1/server/lib/backgroundrb_server.rb:301:in
>
> `run'
>      from Test/vendor/plugins/backgroundrb-0.2.1/script/backgroundrb:31
>
> I had the fork-not-implemented-error before so I use "require
> 'win32/process'" on my WinXP Notebook. This "setsid is unimplemented" is
> new and even google could not tell me much about it. Anybody here who
> experienced this error and could help with a workaround?
>
> Thanks & Regards,
>
> Christian
>

You do realize that, bdrb is not supported on Windows platforms.


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