OSX10.7 buildbot build failed due to 'no space left on device'

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Sat Feb 2 16:36:51 UTC 2019

On Feb 2, 2019, at 04:58, Christopher Jones wrote:

> I am seeing a build failure on OSX10.7 that looks like an issue with the buildbot.
> <https://build.macports.org/builders/ports-10.7_x86_64_legacy-builder/builds/93744/steps/install-port/logs/stdio>
> /opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_bblocal_var_buildworker_ports_build_ports_lang_gcc9/libgcc-devel/work/gcc-9-20190127/gcc/fortran/error.c:1516:1: fatal error: error writing to /opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_bblocal_var_buildworker_ports_build_ports_lang_gcc9/libgcc-devel/work/.tmp/cctkeLmZ.s: No space left on device
>  1516 | }
>       | ^
> compilation terminated.
> make[3]: *** [fortran/error.o] Error 1
> make[3]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
> clang -cc1as: fatal error: error in backend: IO failure on output stream.
> make[3]: *** [cp/semantics.o] Error 1

Yes. We need to find ways of reducing the amount of disk space used on the buildbot workers, especially the pre-10.9 workers which need more space to activate the many versions of clang needed to build C++11 ports. Some ideas include:

Using hfsCompression:
(This is ready to be deployed, but has not been deployed yet.)

Not keeping large ports installed and/or not keeping ports installed that have no dependents:
(This has not yet been implemented.)

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