Need help setting up Patchwork

Jeremy Kerr jk at
Thu Jul 1 13:21:42 EST 2010

Hi Deen,

>   I am trying to setup a patchwork test my code with real data.  I am able
> to set up patchwork server using python runserver.
>   Will this be sufficient setup for development purpose?

Yes, that will be fine; you shouldn't use this to run a production server 

>   I haven't setup the email address to receive patches.  Can I use the
> email from the mailing list archive to populate the database?

You certainly can.

>   I tried to run the following command but got error.
>  sudo -u nobody /srv/patchwork/apps/patchwork/bin/ < mail
> $ sudo -u nobody /srv/patchwork/apps/patchwork/bin/ <
> 2010-May.txt
> sudo: unable to execute /srv/patchwork/apps/patchwork/bin/ No
> such file or directory

Does that file exist? And does /bin/sh work?

Also, you don't need to run that under sudo; as long as you have permissions 
to update the database, this should work.



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