Re: gb: ghostscript_9.26a~dfsg-0+deb9u7
On Fri, Aug 21, 2020 at 02:08:44PM +0200, Sylvain Beucler wrote:
> ghostscript failed to build on armhf for stretch-security:
> "./soobj/dxmainc.o: file not recognized: File truncated"
This is a typical parallel building bug, something is reading dxmainc.o
while something else hasn't yet finished writing it. There is a
dependency between these two missing somewhere in some Makefile.
In buster this is workarounded with
> I cannot find an explanation for this error, and the package builds
> fine on porterbox abel.debian.org (see
> ~beuc/ghostscript_9.26a~dfsg-0+deb9u7_armhf.build), so I suppose a
> transient buildd failure occurred.
Race conditions are rarely always reproducible.