Subject: pkg/6908: pkgsrc race conditions
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/28/1999 23:43:54
>Number:         6908
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       pkgsrc race conditions on dependancies
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    gnats-admin (GNATS administrator)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Jan 29 06:50:08 1999
>Originator:     Peter Seebach
>Release:        1.3.3
System: NetBSD 1.3.3 NetBSD 1.3.3 (BINDER) #0: Thu Jan 28 08:16:10 PST 1999 i386

I was trying to build 'abuse', and while it was starting on gmake, 'mozilla'
finished downloading - and tried to wipe out the gmake files that 'abuse' was
trying to reload, leaving me with all of the .foo_done files in the gmake
'work' directory, but no actual 'make' files.

Bad timing.