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Joseph_sys
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2012 2:02 am    Post subject: gconf - failed: not writable Reply with quote

trying to emerge: gnome-base/gconf-2.32.4
and I'm getting a strange error:
Code:
>>>  '/var/log/portage/gnome-base:gconf-2.32.4:20121228-015444.log'
>>> Jobs: 6 of 29 complete, 1 failed                Load avg: 3.08, 1.37, 0.57
 * Package:    gnome-base/gconf-2.32.4
 * Repository: gentoo
 * Maintainer: gnome@gentoo.org
 * USE:        amd64 elibc_glibc gtk introspection kernel_linux ldap policykit userland_GNU
 * FEATURES:   sandbox
ACCESS DENIED  open_wr:      /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
ACCESS DENIED  unlink:       /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability

(gconftool-2:17733): GConf-WARNING **: None of the resolved addresses are writable; saving configuration settings will not be possible
 * Fixing OMF Makefiles ...
 [ ok ]
 * Disabling deprecation warnings ...
 [ ok ]
 * Running elibtoolize in: GConf-2.32.4/
 *   Applying portage/1.2.0 patch ...
 *   Applying sed/1.5.6 patch ...
 *   Applying as-needed/2.2.6 patch ...
 * Applying gconf-2.24.0-no-gconfd.patch ...
 [ ok ]
 * Applying gconf-2.28.0-entry-set-value-sigsegv.patch ...
 [ ok ]
--------------------------- ACCESS VIOLATION SUMMARY ---------------------------
LOG FILE "/var/log/sandbox/sandbox-17704.log"

VERSION 1.0
FORMAT: F - Function called
FORMAT: S - Access Status
FORMAT: P - Path as passed to function
FORMAT: A - Absolute Path (not canonical)
FORMAT: R - Canonical Path
FORMAT: C - Command Line

F: open_wr
S: deny
P: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
A: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
R: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
C: /usr/bin/gconftool-2 --shutdown

F: unlink
S: deny
P: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
A: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
R: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
C: /usr/bin/gconftool-2 --shutdown


There aren't any files named: /root/.gconf/.testing.writeability
What is the solution?
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2012 2:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

This is a bug in the upstream build system, which the ebuild needs to workaround. The upstream build system is improperly trying to write to the live filesystem.
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