/usr/bin/script eating 100% cpu with portupgrade and xargs
trociny at freebsd.org
Sat Oct 15 07:36:11 UTC 2011
On Fri, 14 Oct 2011 22:50:32 +0200 Stefan Bethke wrote:
SB> I finally figured out why my ports aren't updating anymore: when running portupgrade -a --batch from cron, stdin is /dev/null, and that produces the gobs of ^D in the output, as well as the script file that portupgrade creates. What's worse is that the upgrade never completes.
SB> You can easily see this for yourself:
SB> # portupgrade -a --batch </dev/null
SB> This is on 8-stable from October 5th.
Could you please try the patch I attached to another my mail in this thread to
see if it helps?
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