[arch-dev-public] Packages sometimes fail to build: "Failed to attach XXXX to compat systemd cgroup /user.slice/user-1000.slice/session-c1.scope/payload: No such file or directory"

Eli Schwartz eschwartz at archlinux.org
Sun Jan 14 15:27:45 UTC 2018

On 01/14/2018 10:20 AM, Baptiste Jonglez wrote:
> Hi,
> Today I am experiencing build failures of several packages when using the
> devtools:
>     $ extra-x86_64-build -- -I ../../another-package/trunk/foo.pkg.tar.xz
>     (...)
>     ==> Making package: ring-gnome 3:20180112.2.d0bda53-1 (Sun Jan 14 16:06:22 CET 2018)
>     ==> Retrieving sources...
>       -> Updating ring-client-gnome git repo...
>     Fetching origin
>     ==> Validating source files with sha256sums...
>         ring-client-gnome ... Skipped
>     Failed to attach 9683 to compat systemd cgroup /user.slice/user-1000.slice/session-c1.scope/payload: No such file or directory
>     Failed to attach 9661 to compat systemd cgroup /user.slice/user-1000.slice/session-c1.scope/supervisor: No such file or directory
>     Failed to chown() cgroup /sys/fs/cgroup/systemd/user.slice/user-1000.slice/session-c1.scope/payload: No such file or directory
>     Parent died too early
>     ==> ERROR: Build failed, check /var/lib/archbuild/extra-x86_64/zorun/build
> Full log : https://paste.aliens-lyon.fr/gD0
> This is the ring-gnome package in [community] but I had this issue with
> another one.  It's not 100% reproducible, but when it happens, all
> subsequent builds of the same package exhibit the issue.
> My system is fully up-to-date, with kernel 4.14.13-1-ARCH and systemd
> 236.0-3.  It looks like a bug in systemd, or in the interaction with the
> devtools.  This may be caused by the systemd update a few days ago.
> Any idea?
> Baptiste

Try logging out and in again, and you should be able to use nspawn again
once your user session is using the updated systemd version.

Eli Schwartz
Bug Wrangler and Trusted User

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