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Installation / Documentation for Mango 4.0b

  • Hi guys,

    I ran into some troubles with the documentation / installation and wanted to let you know about it. The one I am referring to is hosted at: and I am running a relatively clean and updated Opensuse 15.2

    1. The install script fails when trying to install Mango 4.0 (or any other version than the default 3.6.6 for that matter):

    Archive: /tmp/tmp.5ikghN5F2T
    End-of-central-directory signature not found. Either this file is not
    a zipfile, or it constitutes one disk of a multi-part archive. In the
    latter case the central directory and zipfile comment will be found on
    the last disk(s) of this archive.
    unzip: cannot find zipfile directory in one of /tmp/tmp.5ikghN5F2T or
    /tmp/, and cannot find /tmp/tmp.5ikghN5F2T.ZIP, period.

    1. There is an error when trying to run "chown -R mango:mango /opt/mango" because there is no mango group yet.

    2. The copy command fails because the unzipped mango archive does not have the overrides folder yet.

    cp /opt/mango/classes/ /opt/mango/overrides/properties/

    1. manually starting Mango complains that the file does not exist...

    linux-wh13:/home/fl/SW # sudo -u mango /opt/mango/bin/ > /dev/null &
    [1] 13594
    linux-wh13:/home/fl/SW # sudo: /opt/mango/bin/ command not found

    [1]+ Exit 1 sudo -u mango /opt/mango/bin/ > /dev/null

    ... and hence does start.

    ls /opt/mango/bin/ mango.service

    1. While installing the service file works, it does -- unsurprisingly -- not start Mango neither.

    mango.service - Mango Automation
    Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/mango.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled)
    Active: activating (auto-restart) (Result: exit-code) since Fri 2020-10-09 10:32:53 CEST; 2s ago
    Process: 13198 ExecStart=/opt/mango/bin/ (code=exited, status=203/EXEC)

    Oct 09 10:32:53 linux-wh13 systemd[1]: Failed to start Mango Automation.
    Oct 09 10:32:53 linux-wh13 systemd[1]: mango.service: Unit entered failed state.
    Oct 09 10:32:53 linux-wh13 systemd[1]: mango.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.

    FWIW, v3.7.7 runs beautifully on this machine.

    Thanks in advance for any comments and help,