[Mono-list] mod_mono still not working after an upgrade

Ben Clewett ben at roadrunner.uk.com
Wed Sep 26 04:35:22 EDT 2007

Hi Joshua,

The permissions are:

-rw------- 1 wwwrun www 8 Sep 26 09:34 mod_mono_dashboard_XXGLOBAL_1

I have tried to add your directive, but it seems not to work.



Joshua Tauberer wrote:
> Ben Clewett wrote:
>> Dear Mono,
>> I am still having terrible problems getting mod_mono working after an 
>> upgrade to SUSE 10.2.
>> I get lots of errors like:
>> [Tue Sep 25 14:24:20 2007] [crit] Failed to remove dashboard file 
>> '/tmp/mod_mono_dashboard_XXGLOBAL_1', further actions impossible. 
>> Operation not permitted
>> The only way to reliably start mono seems to be to stop apache, kill 
>> all instances of mod_mono which have failed to stop, and restart apache.
>> The mono control panel doesn't work at all.
>> This causes downtime on servers which should never need downtime.
>> I have seen lost of postings about this, but none of the suggested 
>> fix's seem to work.
>> I have this directive in a virtual host:
>> ------------------------------
>>   AddMonoApplications main_webservice "/ws:/usr/local/ws/"
>>   MonoMaxMemory main_webservice 134217728
>>   <Location /ws>
>>     MonoSetServerAlias main_webservice
>>     SetHandler mono
>>     Order allow,deny
>>     Allow from all
>>   </Location>
>>   <Location /mono>
>>    SetHandler mono-ctrl
>>    Order Deny,Allow
>>    Allow from 172.16
>>   </Location>
>> ------------------------------
>> Please please if any person knows how to fix this, and recover my 
>> serious failing opinion of mod_mono, can they let me know!
> What are the permissions on the mentioned file at that point? Is it able 
> to be deleted by the Apache process (could depend on permissions on /tmp 
> too).
> You might try adding:
> in /etc/sysconfig/httpd, or the equivalent, to set the var for the httpd 
> process.

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