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Bug#757985: kfreebsd: hang with ENOSPC after a few components are loaded

Steven Chamberlain <steven@pyro.eu.org> (2014-08-13):
> On 13/08/14 02:55, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
> > (Looking at syslog when I can, it seems anna is the tool running
> > into a full partition, which isn't surprising.)
> Some new installer components have appeared since wheezy, such as
> partman-iscsi, which is arch: all.  It is of no use without
> open-iscsi-udeb, which is linux-any.
> Is it a bug that it is added into kfreebsd images with unsatisfied
> dependencies?  And/or, must we work around it by making partman-iscsi
> arch: linux-any?
> I know it is not very big, but it is shown in the partman menu,
> despite it not going to work. I don't think we'll have userland iSCSI
> initiator support for jessie.

(Non-)installability seems quite orthogonal to the fact that we're
hitting ENOSPC right after locale-related settings, doesn't it? If a
single extra udeb (or udeb size increase, which happens from time to
time) is going to break kfreebsd-*, it seems to me that their status
is far too brittle.

I'm also quite astonished about being the one reporting that. Did I miss
developer/porter testing and/or user reports?

This kind of breakage is so bad that I would have expected reports way
earlier, or at least before my own noticing that these images are


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