How much disk space required for make release?
Miller, Vincent (Rick)
vmiller at verisign.com
Wed Aug 17 18:08:21 UTC 2011
I want to thank everyone for their suggestions. I ended up creating a
larger swap and /tmp and reran make release with much better results.
It's not completely finished yet, but has certainly progressed much
further than the other day.
Vincent (Rick) Miller
vmiller at Verisign.com
21345 Ridgetop Cir Dulles, VA 20166
On 8/16/11 5:50 PM, "Edwin L. Culp W." <edwinlculp at gmail.com> wrote:
>On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 1:38 PM, Miller, Vincent (Rick)
><vmiller at verisign.com> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I am attempting to 'make release' 8.2-RELEASE. After running for a few
>>hours, it died citing lack of disk space. The filesystem has
>>approximately 80GB available. How much disk space is required when
>>making a release?
>> Vincent (Rick) Miller
>> Systems Engineer
>> vmiller at Verisign.com
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>> 21345 Ridgetop Cir Dulles, VA 20166
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>I am not running 8. Only 7, soon to be updated to 9, but I just
>finished building a release on Current amd64. I doubt that it will
>help much but . . .
># du -s -m release
>A little less than 9G. I wouldn't want to have less that 10G free, if
>I were going to build regularly.
>Boy am I glad that disks are so much cheaper now.
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