2.1.19 testing failures on the debian build daemons

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at sumptuouscapital.com
Wed Mar 22 11:23:13 CET 2017

On 03/21/2017 10:28 PM, Peter Lebbing wrote:
> On 21/03/17 21:46, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
>>  a) $GNUPGHOME/S.gpg-agent : this might have a particularly long name,
>>     one that exceeds sun_path length.
> Has this actually ever been an issue for someone? I understand the
> problem can be artificially induced, but has anyone ever reported
> hitting the limit accidentally?

We've had reported build issues due to this in Gentoo and chosen to
reduce the size of certain directory namings to mitigate it in the
default case.

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