Buildworld Failling

MJ mafsys1234 at
Tue Sep 3 04:08:02 UTC 2019

Hi Tim,

On 3/09/2019 2:02 am, Tim Daneliuk wrote:
> I have a machine running 11.3-stable.  It has a cron job that downloads
> latest sources and the does a build of kernels and a buildworld.  This
> is a build only with the idea that the binaries will be available as
> required for, say, a zero day problem.
> This has worked great for years, but I am now seeing this:
> --- kernel.full ---
> linking kernel.full
> ctfmerge -L VERSION -g -o kernel.full ...
> Killed
> *** [kernel.full] Error code 137
> I this is on a Digital Ocean droplet.  Another physical server in my
> domain that does the exact same thing is working fine.
> Any ideas?

That indicates a signal was sent to the script; SIGKILL in fact.

Why? Maybe something in the management of the droplet killed it because it
was using too much RAM, disk, your guess is better than mine.


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