[pacman-dev] database on separate fs and inodes

Łukasz Wychrystenko t0 at czlug.icis.pcz.pl
Fri Nov 16 17:53:34 EST 2007

Dnia Fri, 16 Nov 2007 11:06:42 -0600
"Aaron Griffin" <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> napisał(a):

> On Nov 16, 2007 9:24 AM, Łukasz Wychrystenko <t0 at czlug.icis.pcz.pl>
> wrote:
> > Now there is a nice error msg:
> > # pacman -S perl-params-validate
> > ...
> > error: could not open
> > file /var/lib/pacman/local//perl-params-validate-0.89-1/depends: No
> > space left on device error: could not update database entry
> > perl-params-validate-0.89-1 error: could not commit transaction
> > error: failed to commit transaction (could not update database)
> >
> > but still after:
> >
> > # pacman -S perl-params-validate
> > :: perl-params-validate-0.89-1: local
> > version is up to date. Upgrade anyway? [Y/n]
> What's the difference here? You only get messages on install and not
> upgrade? Is that correct?
First time i got messages on sysupgrade, but i don't know how to repeat
them (now after 100% of inodes usage i get this kind error so it's
correct behavior, but after unsuccessfully installed package and
unsuccessfully added database entry pacman giving me answer that this
package is up to date, so it is uncorrected and should/will be fixed
in FS#8585)
> Also, would you mind checking pacman-git to see if any of this has
> changed?
I don't know how to repeat error with -Syu (No space left error
all the time)

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