Gentoo Archives: gentoo-embedded

From: Ed W <lists@××××××××××.com>
To: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
Cc: uclibc@××××××.org, gentoo-embedded@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-embedded] Re: tar-1.26 not unpacking archives with symlinks?
Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:10:58
In Reply to: [gentoo-embedded] Re: tar-1.26 not unpacking archives with symlinks? by Mike Frysinger
On 02/04/2012 05:38, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Wednesday 29 February 2012 12:33:02 Ed W wrote: >> Hi, I'm hitting an error when trying to unpack archives with the >> recently unmasked tar-1.26. Basically any symlinks in the archive >> trigger an "unknown file" error. This prevents me using emerge -k >> amongst other things >> >> I only see this on uclibc-0.9.33 based system, not on the build host >> which uses glibc amd64 >> >> Can anyone else repro this and shed any light on what the problem might >> be? Problem in tar or uclibc? > fchmodat() is a syscall that takes 3 args. uClibc was providing a stub that > treated it as 4. i fixed things up, so if you want to try with the fix i just > committed, that'd be nice ... > -mike
Excellent - many thanks Out of the country at present - will verify on my return Again many thanks Ed W