Subject: install/37171: nbpax dumps core on amd64/-current
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/22/2007 03:45:00
>Number:         37171
>Category:       install
>Synopsis:       nbpax dumps core as soon as
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    install-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Oct 22 03:45:00 +0000 2007
>Originator:     Scott Ellis
>Release:        NetBSD 4.99.34
System: NetBSD intrepid 4.99.34 NetBSD 4.99.34 (INTREPID.NEWBOX) #2: Sun Oct 21 18:39:46 PDT 2007 scotte@intrepid:/nbu/source/netbsd/src/obj.amd64/nbu/source/netbsd/src/sys/arch/amd64/compile/INTREPID.NEWBOX amd64
Architecture: x86_64
Machine: amd64
Using to build the system, or even just simply invoking nbpax
directly causes the program to core.  The same issue happened with nbmtree,
and was recently fixed.  I suspect nbpax has the same problem, but have
not investigated.

Build nbpax (ideally via, use it to create an archive, and enjoy.
Not known, but likely similar to the recent nbmtree fix.

 it attempts file i/o on the target file