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From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
To: Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu>
Cc: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] sparc mysql-5.5.20
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 19:04:33
In Reply to: [gentoo-alt] sparc mysql-5.5.20 by Scott Spyrison
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 Gentoo on a different level


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