computer got hung while doing bulk build

Justin Sherrill justin at
Thu May 24 11:58:32 PDT 2012

On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 2:38 PM, Pierre Abbat <phma at> wrote:
> I brought up Firefox (I had been doing it on the laptop, but I took it out
> last night and will take it out tonight) and Gimp on darner. Also hammer has
> been running over 13 hours, which is highly unusual; usually it takes 20 or
> 40 minutes. I have over 70 GB on the disk that holds the bulk build. The
> computer hung. On the window that's showing the bulk build, I see this:
> [1736/12501] Starting build of  tex-pst-3dplot-1.94
> [1736/12501] Failed to build    tex-pst-3dplot-1.94
> [1752/12501] Starting build of  farsight2-0.0.26nb6
> Read from remote host darner: Connection reset by peer
> Connection to darner closed.
> I have to reboot darner. How do I resume the bulk build?

If you're using my simplepbulk script, run again without the
-a qualifier, and it'll rescan and restart with only  unbuilt

Also, this will possibly happen again.  I've had trouble getting
builds to finish due to bug 2296, I think it is.

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