[arch-dev-public] community.files pacman database corrupt

Evangelos Foutras evangelos at foutrelis.com
Mon Aug 30 13:05:31 UTC 2021

"Fixed" by repo-adding ipguard to community. I have kept a copy of the
broken files db if anyone wants it, but it seems that
"ipguard-1.04-6/desc" had 1230 NUL bytes instead of 1230 bytes of
package details.

On Mon, 30 Aug 2021 at 13:58, Pierre Schmitz via arch-dev-public
<arch-dev-public at lists.archlinux.org> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Since Aug 30 07:17:11 CEST the "community.files" database
> (repos.archlinux.org/community/os/x86_64/community.files) seems to be
> corrupted. The package "ipguard-1.04-6" has an empty "desc" file. The
> "files" file has content though. Also the regular "community.db" file
> does seem fine. I also do not see that package being updated or moved.
> I did not try to regenerate the file yet to not make it harder to find
> the issue.
> Greetings,
> Pierre

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