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To: Scott Spyrison <spyrison@...>
From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
Subject: Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 19:14:58 +0100
Hi Scott,

On 13-02-2012 13:55:51 -0600, Scott Spyrison wrote:
> I had a successful emerge system on sparc following the excellent
> guide on bootstrapping Solaris.  I ran into a recently reported issue
> with debianutils not being on the mirors, but worked through it based
> on the information in the issue report.  My next step was to take a
> backup of course, and then I started thinking about emerging packages.

Ok, good to hear!

> The first one I tried was mysql-5.5.20 (with minimal).  I encountered
> two issues, only one of which I was able to work-around.
> 1) emerge failed with:
> Can't create output directory for
> ${EPREFIX}/var/tmp/portage/dev-db/mysql-5.5.20/work/mysql-5.5.20_build/sql/share/ukrainian

Hmmm, odd.

> The root cause of this was not anything ukrainian, but the fact that
> ${EPREFIX}/var/tmp/portage/dev-db/mysql-5.5.20/work/mysql-5.5.20_build/sql/share
> did not exist.  I created it manually during the emerge from a
> different shell (not good, I know, just testing) and then I had a
> successful build.  I see output indicating [100%] Buiilt target
> Install the project...
> 2) emerge then fails during install, and with --debug I can see:
> + newins ${EPREFIX}/var/tmp/portage/dev-db/mysql-5.5.20/temp/my.cnf.ok my.cnf
> -------------------------------------------------------
> You should not use ${EPREFIX} with helpers.
>   --> ${EPREFIX}/etc/mysql
> -------------------------------------------------------
>  * ERROR: dev-db/mysql-5.5.20 failed (install phase):
>  *   newins failed

This is a wrong ebuild/eclass.  So don't waste your time on it.  I'll
see if I can fix it now.  Thanks.

Fabian Groffen
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