Following instructions on startup. Entered
root@dave:/var/www/multichain-1.0-alpha-17# multichaind chain1 -daemon
MultiChain Core Daemon build 1.0 alpha 17 protocol 10004
MultiChain server starting
root@dave:/var/www/multichain-1.0-alpha-17# Error: Initialization sanity check failed. MultiChain Core is shutting down.
Weirdly, it gave me the error response (i tried it four times, same thing happened) at the end of the cli just like i copied it here. Is there something simple I'm overlooking? I can't seem to find this as a common problem anywhere.