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Re: [alpine-devel] Huh? Error reporter did not find the broken constraints.

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Tue, 2 Jan 2018 10:55:40 +0100

On Mon, 1 Jan 2018 22:49:07 -0600
William Pitcock <nenolod_at_dereferenced.org> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> On Mon, Jan 1, 2018 at 8:26 PM, William Pitcock
> <nenolod_at_dereferenced.org> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > On Mon, Jan 1, 2018 at 7:19 PM, Oliver Smith
> > <ollieparanoid_at_bitmessage.ch> wrote:
> >> Sorry for not reporting it yet.
> >>
> >> In our case the bug was triggered by a "dbus-nox11" package we created - probably because it ended up providing the same "so:..." dependency as the official "dbus" package. It worked fine, and at some point (maybe after an apk upgrade?) the package didn't work anymore - after we removed it, it worked again.
> >>
> >> If it helps with debugging/fixing this issue, I could try to reproduce the way the bug affected us, and provide apk's installed DB.
> >
> > I think I can create a reproducer. I will do it after I finish cooking dinner.
>
> Unfortunately based on this data, I was unable to create a testcase.
>
> Adding two packages resulted in an unsatisfiable constraints problem,
> but it explained what the problem was (that it wanted the user to
> choose a provider).
> I did add those testcases to apk-tools git if you would like to look at them...
>
> Could somebody reproduce the failure with apk-tools git compiled with
> debug printing enabled?
>
> Thanks in advance!

I have attached output from debug print.

Thanks!

-nc




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