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Bug 145294 - emerge gdb-6.5-r2 fails with ioerror
Summary: emerge gdb-6.5-r2 fails with ioerror
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Linux bug wranglers
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-08-27 15:52 UTC by Ramana Kumar
Modified: 2006-08-27 23:49 UTC (History)
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Description Ramana Kumar 2006-08-27 15:52:17 UTC
I'm not sure what the problem is. It might be a portage problem... but other packages merge ok.

>>> Emerging (1 of 1) sys-devel/gdb-6.5-r2 to /
 * gdb-6.5-patches-1.0.tar.bz2 MD5 ;-) ...                                                                                                                                  [ ok ]
 * gdb-6.5-patches-1.0.tar.bz2 RMD160 ;-) ...                                                                                                                               [ ok ]
 * gdb-6.5-patches-1.0.tar.bz2 SHA1 ;-) ...                                                                                                                                 [ ok ]
 * gdb-6.5-patches-1.0.tar.bz2 SHA256 ;-) ...                                                                                                                               [ ok ]
 * gdb-6.5-patches-1.0.tar.bz2 size ;-) ...                                                                                                                                 [ ok ]
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/emerge", line 4045, in ?
  File "/usr/bin/emerge", line 4040, in emerge_main
    myopts, myaction, myfiles, spinner)
  File "/usr/bin/emerge", line 3580, in action_build
    mergetask.merge(pkglist, favorites, mtimedb)
  File "/usr/bin/emerge", line 2044, in merge
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 2895, in doebuild
    if need_distfiles and not fetch(
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 2098, in fetch
    verified_ok, reason = portage_checksum.verify_all(
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 104, in verify_all
    myhash = perform_checksum(filename, x, calc_prelink=calc_prelink)[0]
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 144, in perform_checksum
    myhash, mysize = hashfunc_map[hashname](myfilename)
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 35, in md5hash
    return pyhash(filename, md5)
  File "/usr/lib/portage/pym/", line 123, in pyhash
    data =
IOError: [Errno 5] Input/output error
Comment 1 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-08-27 23:49:15 UTC
Your filesystem is messed up or your HD is broken. Run badblocks, e2fsck etc.