[arch-dev-public] testing2x error

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Tue Aug 24 15:57:30 EDT 2010

On Tue, 24 Aug 2010 14:52:33 -0500, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com>
> On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 2:45 PM, Ronald van Haren <pressh at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I just got the following error message from testin2x, any chance it is
>> still added to the repo database?
>> btw there is nothing wrong with the package as far as I can tell.
>> ==> Moving packages from [testing] to [extra]...
>>  -> kdebase (i686)
>>  -> kdebase (x86_64)
>> /usr/bin/repo-add: line 341:  6345 Bus error               bsdtar -tqf
>> "$pkgfile" .PKGINFO > /dev/null 2>&1
>> ==> ERROR: '/srv/ftp/pool/packages/kdebase-konsole-4.5.0-1-i686.pkg.tar.xz'
>> is not a package file, skipping
>> Ronald
> dmesg | tail shows your error (if you see a Bus error you confused the CPU):
> bsdtar[6345] trap stack segment ip:7f346439d381 sp:7fff63f95740 error:0
> I'd just retry, or confirm that the package went where you thought it should.

No it wasn't added to the package db and the cleanup job will remove it
when it wont be added manually.
> Thomas, Jan- should we do some kernel updates on these boxes, and
> maybe even a hypervisor update if one is available to see if it fixes
> these errors? I'm guessing something isn't quite right with the Xen
> emulation stuffs.

Talked to Jan and Thomas about this at Froscon. Jan suggested to update
the Xen-Host and reboot it. Problem: we'll need someone in place (Dale)
in case it wont boot up again.

Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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