Problem opening openssl tar file openssl-0.9.8j.tar.gz

Joshua Root jmr at
Thu Feb 19 19:30:14 PST 2009

Joel Thibault (MacPorts) wrote:
> Installing wireshark fails at the openssl dependency:
> DEBUG: setting option extract.args to
> /opt/local/var/macports/distfiles/openssl/openssl-0.9.8j.tar.gz
> DEBUG: Assembled command: 'cd
> "/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_devel_openssl/work"
> && gzip -dc /opt/local/var/macports/distfiles/openssl/openssl-0.9.8j.tar.gz
> | /usr/bin/gnutar --no-same-owner -xf -'
> DEBUG: euid changed to: 0
> Error: Target org.macports.extract returned: could not set owner for
> file "/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_devel_openssl/work/openssl-0.9.8j/test/fips_aes_data":
> no such file or directory
> Is there a problem in the tar file itself?

Nope, trunk is just broken. (Which you neglected to mention you are

- Josh

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