[paludis-user] unpaxinate failes to extract environment on some pbins

Ciaran McCreesh ciaran.mccreesh at googlemail.com
Mon Jan 31 12:41:06 UTC 2011

On Mon, 31 Jan 2011 11:04:29 +0100
Andrej Filipcic <andrej.filipcic at ijs.si> wrote:
> In some rare cases (2 pbins out of ~2500) the pbin installation
> fails with the unpaxinate error, for example:

Yeah, I've heard reports of that before. Unfortunately, I've never been
able to reproduce it...

> The archive_read_extract call returns ARCHIVE_WARN in this case.
> It is not clear to me why, since running the unpaxinate command from
> shell works fine. The command to install was (paludis 0.58.1,
> libarchive-2.8.4):
> cave resolve -1 x11-themes/gtk-engines-qtcurve --continue-on-failure
> if-satisfied -zx --via-binary '*/*'

Does it consistently happen every time for the same package?

Could you try the attached patch please and see if it makes the output
more useful?

Ciaran McCreesh
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