Building 9.0 failure

Polytropon freebsd at
Sun Jun 24 20:36:21 UTC 2012

On Sun, 24 Jun 2012 15:48:05 -0400 (EDT), Chuck Bacon wrote:
> Running 9.0 on host, bsdinstall from CD or ftp.
> Fatal message:
>   Error while extracting base.txz:
>   Can't set user=0/group=0 for /var/empty
>   Can't update time for /var/empty

Looks like file flags (noschg). See if you can
apply "chflags noschg" for that directory and
maybe try again?

Should be something like this (on 8.2-STABLE/i386 here):

% ll -do /var/empty
dr-xr-xr-x  2 root  wheel  schg 512 2012-05-27 06:15:34 /var/empty/
                    Probably noschg?

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