With slow hardware
Timeouts occurred whilst
pkg extracted three packages:
Uncertain whether this type of failure is negligible (the word error did not appear), I chose to repeat the upgrade for all three:
nomad@NomadBSD:~% sudo pkg upgrade -f subversion libreoffice git-gui Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... FreeBSD repository is up to date. All repositories are up to date. The following 3 package(s) will be affected (of 0 checked): Installed packages to be REINSTALLED: version-1.14.1 Number of packages to be reinstalled: 3 119 MiB to be downloaded. Proceed with this action? [y/N]: y [1/3] Fetching subversion-1.14.1.txz: 100% 3 MiB 832.8kB/s 00:04 [2/3] Fetching libreoffice-220.127.116.11.txz: 100% 110 MiB 941.8kB/s 02:03 [3/3] Fetching git-gui-2.30.1.txz: 100% 5 MiB 939.9kB/s 00:06 Checking integrity... done (0 conflicting) [1/3] Reinstalling subversion-1.14.1... [1/3] Extracting subversion-1.14.1: 100% [2/3] Reinstalling libreoffice-18.104.22.168... [2/3] Extracting libreoffice-22.214.171.124: 2% pkg: Fail to truncate file: /usr/local/lib/libreoffice/help/en-US/.pkgtemp.swriter.tree.u3JPUusy4iqF:Operation timed out [2/3] Extracting libreoffice-126.96.36.199: 100% [3/3] Reinstalling git-gui-2.30.1... ===> Creating groups. Using existing group 'git_daemon'. ===> Creating users Using existing user 'git_daemon'. [3/3] Extracting git-gui-2.30.1: 100% You may need to manually remove /usr/local/etc/git/gitweb.conf if it is no longer needed. nomad@NomadBSD:~%
- a timeout occurred with only one of the three.
When a failure such as this occurs, can I treat it as negligible?
This drive is ludicrously slow. The only one that was available to me when I last installed NomadBSD (I might find one that’s faster, but not immediately) …