Arch Linux

Please read this before reporting a bug:

Do NOT report bugs when a package is just outdated, or it is in the AUR. Use the 'flag out of date' link on the package page, or the Mailing List.

REPEAT: Do NOT report bugs for outdated packages!

FS#56491 - [glibc] 2.26-7 breaks re-creation of clean chroots

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Chih-Hsuan Yen (yan12125) - Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 06:36 GMT
Last edited by Bartłomiej Piotrowski (Barthalion) - Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 16:41 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Testing
Status Closed
Assigned To Bartłomiej Piotrowski (Barthalion)
Architecture x86_64
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


For example, running `testing-x86_64-build -c` yields an error:

Generating locales...
en_US.UTF-8...cannot create temporary file: /usr/lib/locale/locale-archive.ysQ7Qt: No such file or directory

While `extra-x86_64-build -c` runs fine.

glibc 2.26-6 provides /usr/lib/locale/ and 2.26-7 don't. Not sure what's the key change here.

Additional info:
testing/glibc 2.26-7

Steps to reproduce:
As described above
This task depends upon

Closed by  Bartłomiej Piotrowski (Barthalion)
Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 16:41 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  2.26-8
Comment by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 07:19 GMT
It's the addition of the !emptydirs option. This would break new installations as well.