Current status of www/cherokee

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Mon Jan 25 17:58:21 UTC 2010

010/1/25 Francisco de Borja López Río <borja at>:
> Hi all.
> I've been trying to use Cherokee in one of my projects, but seems there
> are some issues with cherokee in FreeBSD
> (
> Is there anyone using cherokee, or is it broken in FreeBSD?
> If it is broken, shouldn't we mark it as broken?
> The port builds and installs correctly, but as soon as I've tried to
> start it, I got:
> # /usr/local/etc/rc.d/cherokee start
> Starting cherokee.
> Could not create semaphore: Function not implemented
> (warning) Couldn't initialize spawn mechanism.

Do you have POSIX semaphores compiled into your kernel or loaded from
the kernel module (sem.ko) ?

> pub# [25/01/2010 11:06:45.670] (error) logger_writer.c:181 - Logger writer (file): Could not read the filename.
> Couldn't read the config file: /usr/local/etc/cherokee/cherokee.conf
Does the cherokee.conf file exist?


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