[PC-BSD Testing] BETA2 -> RC1 no update possible?

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Sat Oct 29 07:01:54 PDT 2011


On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 03:13:08PM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
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> On 10/27/11 14:56, Lars Engels wrote:
> > On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 07:01:46PM +0200, Lars Engels wrote:
> >> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 12:50:57PM -0400, Ken Moore wrote:
> >>> On 10/27/11 12:37, Lars Engels wrote:
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> > [...]
> >
> >>>> Well... The update aborts.
> >>>> Yesterday, after some hours of downloading packages the update showed an
> >>>> error:
> >>>> "Failed to install: System Update to 9.0-RC1 Possible causes: Dropped
> >>>> internet connection or low disk space.
> >>>>
> >>>> But the machine is still online and I have 41GB free space in
> >>>> /usr/local/tmp. /tmp also hase 1.3 GB.
> >>>>
> >>>> Now I re-tried it but the same problem again. It fails at
> >>>> kdeartwork-4.6.5.tbz.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
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> >>>
> >>> This is a known bug with the updater that should be fixed in RC2. It is
> >>> simply not very tolerant about fluctuations in the internet
> >>> connection/download. You should be able to simply restart the update and
> >>> it will pick up the download where it left off.
> >>
> >> Nope, same problem again. First it's checking all md5 sums of the
> >> already downloaded packages but then when trying to download kdeartwork
> >> it bails out.
> >> Is it possible to run that in a shell, so I can actually see the error
> >> message or what's being done?
> >
> >
> > Update:
> > I downloaded kdeartwork manually into /usr/local/tmp/9.0-RC1/packages,
> > also downloaded the according MD5 file and checked if it matches the
> > package which it did. So I restarted the update but it still bails out
> > at the very same point. I am sure that it's not about disk space or
> > internet connection, so how can I get the real (TM) error message?
> >
> >
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> 
> Run this command:
> 
> # pc-updatemanger check
> # pc-updatemanager install 9.0-RC1 (or whatever the tag is)
> 

Alright, that worked, thank you!


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