[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD v9.0 64bit update.. failure

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Aug 19 12:19:52 PDT 2011


On 08/19/2011 15:14, Nukama Hakisho wrote:
> 2011/8/19 Kris Moore<kris at pcbsd.org>:
>> On 08/19/2011 14:08, Wilbert Leeper wrote:
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>>>> I may have to shrink that USB image a bit more, seems some sticks don't
>>>> really have the "full" 4GB advertised :)
>>>>
>>>> As for the update manager, can you run this as root?
>>>>
>>>> # pc-updatemanager install release-9.0-BETA1.5
>>>>
>>>> Let it run, does it fail or return some sort of error?
>> I think I may have found a fix to the updating program as well. It seems if
>> it downloads to fast, we get fetch protocol errors which causes a failure.
>> If you are still having problems updating, as root try this:
>>
>> edit /usr/local/bin/pc-updatemanager with nano / vi
>>
>> Look for the line:
>>
>> fetch_file()
>> {
>> local FETCHFILE="$1"
>>
>> Change it to this:
>>
>> fetch_file()
>> {
>> sleep 1
>> local FETCHFILE="$1"
>>
>>
>> That seems to fix it here from failing during download :)
>>
>> --
>> Kris Moore
>> PC-BSD Software
>> iXsystems
>>
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> I encountered this error while running the PC-BSD Update-Manager GUI
> version, then started from terminal to get following error message
> (and sleep 1 wouldn't help here):
>
> # pc-updatemanager install release-9.0-BETA1.5
> STARTINGUPDATE: 9.0-BETA1.5
> Downloading Master Files...
> fetch: ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/snapshots/9.0-BETA1.5/amd64/netinstall/PCBSD.tbz:
> File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access)
> ERROR: Failed to download: /usr/local/tmp/9.0-BETA1.5/PCBSD.tbz
>
> Regards
> Hakisho Nukama
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If you change your mirror server that will go away, but in the meantime 
I've sym-linked the dir on the FTP server so you can patch :)


-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems



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