buildworld errors on 6.2p6

Bill Vermillion bv at
Sun Jul 29 15:27:49 UTC 2007

On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 12:00 freebsd-stable-request at
saw "Error reading FAT table? Try SKINNY table?" And promptly

> Date: Sat, 28 Jul 2007 22:58:45 -0400
> From: Bill Vermillion <bv at>
> Subject: buildworld errors on 6.2p6
> To: freebsd-stable at

> I just DL'ed the latest sources for 6.2 p6.  I've compiled
> and during the buildworld I get this error.  I picked up
> the nohup.out at the library area.  If you need more info let me
> know.

> I built 6.2p6 on another machine a week or so ago and had no
> problems.  I removed all of /usr/obj just in case and tried again
> and got the identical errors.  I ensure that the times on my
> machine were correct.

> Where should I start to look for the problem - if you can tell from
> this.  If you need more info just let me know what you need.

> Bill
Drat.  Re-read the UPDATING again and found that I had missed
the part about   env -i.

It's fixed and running.

Sorry for the excess noise.  I'll try to do better next time.

Bill Vermillion - bv @ wjv . com

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