[arch-dev-public] [isgnoff] flashplugin
dale at archlinux.org
Mon Nov 17 16:05:15 EST 2008
On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 15:51 -0500, Dale Blount wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 14:41 -0600, Aaron Griffin wrote:
> > On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 2:33 PM, Dale Blount <dale at archlinux.org> wrote:
> > >> Please tell me if its working so it can be moved to [extra].
> > >
> > > I know this isn't horribly helpful, but it wouldn't install with -U the
> > > first two times I tried. I rebooted and tried again and it worked.
> > > Something about libflashSOMETHING.so not being found, IIRC.
> > I laughed. "There was a thing with some stuff and another thing that
> > didn't work like the thing with stuff" 8)
> > Judging from the script and your previous issue over jabber - I'm
> > going to guess that the wget failed, so bsdtar barfed?
> Yes! It was a bsdtar error. No idea why it worked the 3rd time though,
> but it's working fine now (youtube and speedtest.net tested).
It appears to be the "-T 10" that's causing issues for me. A single
failed DNS request is enough for a 10 second timeout to cause the
installation to fail. I'd suggest increasing it to at least 30.
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