Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:14:29 -0600 From: will cunningham <willpanther@...il.com> To: sabotage@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: changing/fixing the tarballs in the butch John, I wiped out and redid the install 10+ times last weekend, and finally was just trying to get past this stage, so I didn't write down/keep every problem log. I'll go back after I'm fully up and try to get this isolated, or figure out what I was doing wrong/problems with my box/internet whatever. thanks again for helping me get past this stage, Will On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 4:43 PM, John Spencer <maillist-musl@...fooze.de> wrote: > will cunningham wrote: > >> OK I've got what I need loaded. A couple pieces of business to close this >> thread out... >> >> You need to add xorg to the dependencies of qt4, or figure out what subset >> of xorg it need to compile. Building qt4 right after stage1 and core it >> broke with a message something about an X11 lib, but after I installed >> xorg >> > > did you make a note about the message? it would save us a lot of time when > we knew which lib it wanted. > > it built fine. The no cups addition to the pkg file worked. >> >> I still get tarballs not downloading somewhat randomly, and I've found >> that >> if it starts to download but doesn't complete, you have to go in >> /src/tarballs and delete the source so it'll start fresh on the download >> > > weird. you can take a look at what the KEEP/butch_download_template.txt > does > > in general it gets a list of urls from the pkg, and then tries to dl them > with wget --retries=5 > > so in the case that one of the urls is broken, it would try up to 5 times > to download it before switching to the next url. note that > downloads-in-progress are saved to $filename.wip and only after a > successful download renamed to $filename. > > in any case: please provide the names of the packages which made trouble. > > and not just try to work with what's there partially. Also when something >> doesn't build, rebuilding the last lib in the log and then restarting with >> butch rebuild instead of butch install on the unfinished build usually >> gets >> it done. Not scientific, but trying several combinations to get apps >> built >> this has worked for me. >> > > in general stuff that works by magic is not in the spirit of sabotage. we > try to deliver sound solutions that are reproducible. > > --JS > Content of type "text/html" skipped
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