Most GnuPG 2.1.1 tests fail on Solaris 10
laurent at elanor.org
Thu Dec 18 19:41:57 CET 2014
Le 2014/12/18 14:30 +0100, Werner Koch a écrit:
> Well, if Solaris is the last of the modern Unices to not support a
> POSIX shell, I would indeed tag it as wontfix.
Oh, it has some POSIX shells, just not as default. So wontfix it is, good!
> Alright, this is not Solaris specific. You have this problem on all
> Unices because the path length of a Unix domain socket is limit (107
> seems to be a common value).
> We hafe this socket redirection feature but the API for this also uses
> the sun_path field of the sockaddr_un structure. Thus we have the same
> limitations. But that would also require manual configuration.
> Is it really worth to do that or should we better document that
Some more feedback would help, since the gpg-agent error was hidden at
Like: «WARNING: the total path length of the gpg-agent socket is longer
than 107, that may prevent it from starting».
For regular use, I guess it's fine, but I'm still looking for a
practical solution for the successful run of »gmake check».
Just the basic name takes 38 characters: «
The way the packaging buildfarm I'm using works, I'll have trouble to
get below 107.
Would it be possible to eg use a directory in /tmp?
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