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Re: [SLE] Synaptic 0.24 Resolved
  • From: Brian Marr <cabernet@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2002 19:36:23 +0930
  • Message-id: <200210031936.23354.cabernet@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
With the out put of strace I found the file /root/.synaptic/filters. In
comparing it to another running version of synaptic it turned out to be
quite a bit larger (23MB or so). I saved the current version to filters.bk and
copied over the smaller file. Synaptic then started and is working ok.
Brian Marr

On Thursday 03 October 2002 19:07, Brian Marr wrote:
> As suggested I enclose the end log of strace synaptic. Hope it helps.
> Brian Marr
> Results of strace
> brk(0x821e000) = 0x821e000
> brk(0x8222000) = 0x8222000
> brk(0x8223000) = 0x8223000
> brk(0x8224000) = 0x8224000
> brk(0x8225000) = 0x8225000
> brk(0x8226000) = 0x8226000
> brk(0x8227000) = 0x8227000
> brk(0x8228000) = 0x8228000
> brk(0x822a000) = 0x822a000
> brk(0x822d000) = 0x822d000
> brk(0x8232000) = 0x8232000
> open("/root/.synaptic/filters", O_RDONLY|O_LARGEFILE) = 27
> fstat64(27, {st_mode=S_IFREG|0644, st_size=24317952, ...}) = 0
> old_mmap(NULL, 4096, PROT_READ|PROT_WRITE, MAP_PRIVATE|MAP_ANONYMOUS, -1,
> 0) = 0x40024000
> read(27, "filter \"Search Filter\" {\n secti"..., 4096) = 4096
>
> On Thursday 03 October 2002 03:46, Richard Bos wrote:
> > Op dinsdag 1 oktober 2002 23:40, schreef Brian Marr:
> > > This box was previously using Synaptic 0.16. and successfully upgraded
> > > a number of software packages. Does anyone have any suggestions ?
> >
> > Try investigating with strace and see where synaptic stops:
> > # strace /usr/sbin/synaptic


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