SRS 5_0 srsinstall all fails

Thure etzold at embl-heidelberg.de
Wed Dec 11 09:40:48 EST 1996

Andrew T. Lloyd wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I get a rather strange error trying to srsinstall all:
> (cc -Dosf -I/data/du5/srs/bin/osf  -g -D__ODD -DSRSINCLUDE=\"srs5.h\" -c -o \/ta
> /du5/srs/bin/osf/seqdb.o  seqdb.c; ar r /data/du5/srs/bin/osf/libsrs.a \/datdu5/
> srs/bin/osf/seqdb.o; )
> /: write failed, file system is full
> ar:  error writing archive member contents: No such file or directory
> *** Exit 1
> Stop.
> There is an error: Stopping make procedure.
> Surely 4GB is big enough, or is it some other file system which
> is choked ?   variables: OSF1 v.3.2 make cc
>  Any ideas gratefully considered.

hi andrew,

the 'ar' command writes temporary files into the /tmp directory and it
didn't find enough space there - you tell ar to write these files
somewhere else by defining the environment variable TMPDIR, eg,

setenv TMPDIR /trash/tmp


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