This page last changed on Dec 10, 2015 by morbious.

Hello, I am on a Mac running OSX 10.6.8. I rand the installer via terminal but am not having luck running OpenRemote. Here is the startup process I am seeing.
When trying to access OpenRemote through the browser, nothing happens.

Assistance would be appreciated.

Last login: Thu Dec 10 02:25:27 on ttys000
PaPaMac:~ macpro$ cd desktop
PaPaMac:desktop macpro$ cd OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0
PaPaMac:OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0 macpro$ cd bin
PaPaMac:bin macpro$ ./ run
Using CATALINA_BASE: /Users/macpro/desktop/OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0
Using CATALINA_HOME: /Users/macpro/desktop/OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0
Using CATALINA_TMPDIR: /Users/macpro/desktop/OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0/temp
Using JRE_HOME: /System/Library/Frameworks/JavaVM.framework/Versions/CurrentJDK/Home

---- Logging ----------------------------------------------------------

Console (stdout) threshold CONTROLLER\_CONSOLE\_THRESHOLD: INFO

System logs:

  • Controller startup log CONTROLLER\_STARTUP\_LOG\_LEVEL: DEBUG

Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.catalina.core.AprLifecycleListener init
INFO: The APR based Apache Tomcat Native library which allows optimal performance in production environments was not found on the java.library.path: /Users/macpro/desktop/OpenRemote-Controller-2.1.0/webapps/controller/WEB-INF/lib/native
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11Protocol init
INFO: Initializing Coyote HTTP/1.1 on http-8080
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina load
INFO: Initialization processed in 778 ms
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService start
INFO: Starting service Catalina
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine start
INFO: Starting Servlet Engine: Apache Tomcat/6.0.18
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:28 PM org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig deployWAR
INFO: Deploying web application archive webconsole.war
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:31 PM org.openremote.controller.bootstrap.Startup redirectJULtoLog4j
INFO: Initialized JUL to LOG4J Redirector.
INFO 2015-12-10 15:43:32,794 :


Controller definition was not found in this OpenRemote Controller instance.

If you are starting the controller for the first time, please use your web
browser to connect to the controller home page and synchronize it with your
online account.


Could not find a controller definition to load at path '../webapps/controller/controller.xml' (for version 2.0)
INFO 2015-12-10 15:43:32,794 : Controller Definition File Watcher for Default Deployer started.
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:33 PM org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11Protocol start
INFO: Starting Coyote HTTP/1.1 on http-8080
Dec 10, 2015 3:43:33 PM org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina start
INFO: Server startup in 4812 ms


Which URL are you using to try to access the controller?

I'm not familiar with the Free version, but looking at your log, you could try


Good luck

Posted by mdar at Dec 10, 2015 23:24
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