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Month: March 2016

Re: [trinity-devel] Having a problem compiling tdepim libs for Gentoo packaging

From: Michele Calgaro <michele.calgaro@...>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2016 17:25:16 +0100
On 03/12/2016 10:09 PM, E. Liddell wrote:
> The short version:  some auxiliary build commands are trying to touch
> directories the package manager doesn't want them to touch, resulting
> in sandbox violation failures of the following format:
> ===
> FORMAT: F - Function called
> FORMAT: S - Access Status
> FORMAT: P - Path as passed to function
> FORMAT: A - Absolute Path (not canonical)
> FORMAT: R - Canonical Path
> FORMAT: C - Command Line
> F: mkdir
> S: deny
> P: /root/.trinity
> A: /root/.trinity
> R: /root/.trinity
> C: /usr/trinity/14/bin/tdeconfig_compiler /var/tmp/portage/trinity-base/libkcal-14.0.0/work/tdepim/libkcal/htmlexportsettings.kcfg /var/tmp/portage/trinity-base/libkcal-14.0.0/work/tdepim/libkcal/htmlexportsettings.kcfgc 
> ===
> I've attacked a full build log for libtdepim which ends in a couple of failures of 
> the same type.
> The long(er) version:  Gentoo is a source distribution, so Gentoo packages are 
> more or less glorified build scripts.  The package manager creates a per-package
> sandbox in /var/tmp/portage/ which is used during build and install to keep failures
> from spewing files all over the system.
> For some reason, both tdeconfig_compiler and maketdewidgets are trying to do 
> a mkdir in (probably) ~/.trinity .  They don't, as far as I can tell, put anything in 
> the resulting directories.  Regardless, this breaks the sandbox and the build can't 
> complete.
> This is in 14.0.0, but if there's been a commit that has changed any of this since
> then, I can't find it.
> It's possible that there's an additional CMake variable I need to set, in which
> case feel free to hit me over the head with it.  Otherwise, I need some way of
> either redirecting those mkdir commands so that they land inside the sandbox,
> or keeping them from being issued in the first place.
> E. Liddell
Hi E.
I have attached a copy of the build log for the whole tdepim on my system (Debian/Stretch).
While quite different from Gentoo, I hope this can give you some hints.
The part you are probably interested on begins around line 2157.