[darcs-users] darcs gets repeatedly stuck when trying to upgade my haskell repository in gentoo's laymen. its takes up 100% of the cpu node

Anatoly Yakovenko aeyakovenko at gmail.com
Fri Feb 13 22:34:01 UTC 2009

On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 7:38 AM, Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net> wrote:

> darcs get on Ubuntu Linux gives this problem:
>  darcs: /tmp/haskell/_darcs/patches/20080813214533-1db7e-ec8d5f1f46ee9169519f6a5da2cec343c6e38118.gz: copyFile: does not exist (No such file or directory)

> darcs get --hashed this gives this problem:
> darcs: unable to read patch:
> Tue Sep  5 20:44:29 BST 2006  Andres Loeh <kosmikus at gentoo.org>
>  * move everything from portage/ to /
> /tmp/haskell/_darcs/patches/20060905194429-8e8c0-f49f4b06edaae8bc90d1b60f8362901b77d600f7.gz: openBinaryFile: does not exist (No such file or directory)

i get the same error, not sure why

> Finally, is this a partial repository?  Was it obtained with darcs get
> --partial?

this repo is synced by gentoo's layman tool.  Looking at the source,
it looks like it was done with --partial

# darcs commands with command-specific options
[ -z "$EDARCS_GET_CMD" ] && EDARCS_GET_CMD="get --partial"

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