[tahoe-dev] Install Trouble, gcc errors (Not darcsy enough)

Josh Wilcox wilcoxjg at gmail.com
Sun Aug 16 23:03:05 UTC 2009


  I notice that the installer seems to expect that the source is in a darcs
repository, from the "Not a repository:" component of the preceding error
message.
 If it must be in a darcs repository should we change the install howto.

  I'm off to test installing with source in darcs repo.
--J

On Sun, Aug 16, 2009 at 3:59 PM, Josh Wilcox <wilcoxjg at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm attempting to install tahoe per the instructions here:
>
> http://allmydata.org/source/tahoe/trunk/docs/install.html
>
> Following the command:
> "python setup.py" run in the top level directory of the freshly unzipped
> tahoe source
>
> The I get the following, at the end of the install output:
>
> """
> Running pycryptopp-0.5.15/setup.py -q bdist_egg --dist-dir
> /tmp/easy_install-p2hE68/pycryptopp-0.5.15/egg-dist-tmp-8gF_HB
>
> darcs failed:  Not a repository: . (./_darcs/inventory: openBinaryFile:
> does not exist (No such file or directory))
> setup.py darcsver: Failure from attempt to find version tags with 'darcs
> changes', and pycryptopp/_version.py already exists, so leaving it alone.
> gcc: error trying to exec 'cc1plus': execvp: No such file or directory
> error: Setup script exited with error: command 'gcc' failed with exit
> status 1"""
>
> Hmmmm...   what's up with gcc?
>
>
> """
> arc at showertimedepot:~/downloads/lafs_not_darcs/allmydata-tahoe-1.5.0$
> apt-cache policy gcc
> gcc:
>   Installed: 4:4.3.1-1ubuntu2
>   Candidate: 4:4.3.1-1ubuntu2
>   Version table:
>  *** 4:4.3.1-1ubuntu2 0
>         500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com intrepid/main Packages
>         100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
> arc at showertimedepot:~/downloads/lafs_not_darcs/allmydata-tahoe-1.5.0$
> which gcc
> /usr/bin/gcc
> arc at showertimedepot:~/downloads/lafs_not_darcs/allmydata-tahoe-1.5.0$ type
> gcc
> gcc is /usr/bin/gcc
> arc at showertimedepot:~/downloads/lafs_not_darcs/allmydata-tahoe-1.5.0$ gcc
> --version
> gcc (Ubuntu 4.3.2-1ubuntu12) 4.3.2
> Copyright (C) 2008 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is NO
> warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
>
> """
> --Josh
> --
> http://allmydata.org
>
> "Do not go gentle into that good night...
> Rage, rage against the dying of the light"
> Dylan Thomas
>



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