Bug#530832: Critical problems on hppa and ia64 buildds
Luk Claes wrote:
> Frank Küster wrote:
>> Norbert Preining <email@example.com> wrote:
>> After that, the build fails to to a problem unrelated to texlive:
>> Unpacking libgtk2.0-0 (from .../libgtk2.0-0_2.16.1-2_hppa.deb) ...
>> dpkg-deb: subprocess <decompress> killed by signal (Segmentation fault)
>> dpkg: error processing /srv/chroots/sid/var/cache/apt/archives/libgtk2.0-0_2.16.1-2_hppa.deb (--unpack):
>> short read in buffer_copy (backend dpkg-deb during `./usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0.1600.1')
>> Errors were encountered while processing:
>> E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
>> apt-get failed.
>> Package installation failed
>> Trying to reinstall removed packages:
>> Trying to uninstall newly installed packages:
>> Later on, texlive-base is only the last package to fail, therefore it
>> got the bug report. But in fact, dbus is the first - anyway that doesn't
>> matter since the system seems to be hosed anyway.
> How does that not matter?
> buildd.d.o is not the place to reassign bugs for particular buildds to.
> If it's just for particular buildds, you'd better contact the buildd
> admin like you did.
> Though it's strange that you rely on the bug submitter to fix the bug...
> Lets have a look at the build log and see if we can find the actual
> problem, maybe it is dbus causing this...
The hppa problem seems to be coming from random segfaults which is a
known porter problem. :-(
The ia64 problem seems to be an issue in one of the tex* packages as far
as I can see from a first sight, maybe another build log can show us
that is not the case though?