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From: Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 19:04:02
In Reply to: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20 by Scott Spyrison
On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 11:29 AM, Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu> wrote:
> Been a while since I used Gentoo... and I am new to Gentoo Prefix. > > I was in the Testing branch by default for some reason, because I had not > configured make.conf otherwise. > > Long story short, explicitly configuring for the stable branch results in a > clean build of mysql-5.1.61 (sparc)
There is no concept of "stable" and "testing" in Gentoo Prefix. It is all at the same visibility level. -Jeremy
> > Now, on to openldap... > > > > On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 1:55 PM, Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu> > wrote: >> >> Hello, >> >> 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. >> >> 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 >> >> 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 >> >> I intend to debug further, and I need to check more carefully on >> Buzilla, but initially I did not see any reports on this.  Any >> suggestions, or indication that this is a localized problem as opposed >> to a bug? >> >> Thanks, >> Scott > >


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Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20 Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu>