Re: daily pestering about s390 and sparc buildd failure
Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
> Andrew Pollock <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Thomas, meet dchroot, dchroot, meet Thomas.
> > (base)apollock@vore:~$ dchroot -l
> > Available chroots: unstable testing stable oldstable sid sarge woody potato
> tb@vore:~/foo$ man dchroot
> No manual entry for dchroot
> tb@vore:~/foo$ dchroot --help
> Usage: dchroot <chroot>
> Available chroots: unstable testing stable oldstable sid sarge woody potato
> tb@vore:~/foo$ dchroot sid
> Executing shell in chroot: /org/vore.debian.org/chroots/user/sid
> (unstable)tb@vore:~$ apt-get install li xlibs-dev
> E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (13 Permission denied)
> E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), are you root?
Ever noticed that apt-get requires to run as root for locking
and dpkg requires root for installing packages? Dooh.
> So that's splendid, but doesn't help me debug anything.
> Perhaps this is obvious to y'all, but in the absence of someone who
> says "I volunteer to figure out why this is failing", I have to try
> myself, and the seemingly obvious tools are escaping me.
If you need some build dependencies installed, mail the admin,
which is email@example.com for our hosts. Dude, were
you taken over by an alien recently or something?
Of course, I didn't mean that, which is why I didn't say it.
What I meant to say, I said. -- Thomas Bushnell
Please always Cc to me when replying to me on the lists.