Re: objcopy: open objcopy failed: Text file busy

From: Ed Maste <>
Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2022 15:02:07 UTC
On Fri, 23 Sept 2022 at 10:44, Paul Mather <> wrote:
> For a while now, when I do a "make buildworld" on -STABLE, if the /usr/obj directory is not empty I will have the build error out with "objcopy: open objcopy failed: Text file busy" part way through.  It isn't ultimately fatal, because I can just run the buildworld again and it will pick up where it left off.  As I say, it doesn't do this if /usr/obj is empty before running buildworld.  It would be nice to have the incremental build complete all in one go.

It looks like this is the same issue as PR 261215. I haven't had a
chance to look at it yet, and am not sure why it would have appeared