No longer getting elog messages
On Friday 23 April 2010 19:12:45 billyd wrote:
> Hi, all:
> I used to get info, error and warn messages in /var/log/portage/elog after
> emerging packages or doing emerge -uNDvp world. Beginning about 2 weeks
> ago, I noticed I am no longer getting those elog entries. Additionally, I
> noticed that I am getting duplicate entries for each package that is
> emerged in /var/log/portage (of course, these are the compile logs).
Have you checked the obvious things, like sufficient disk space in elog/ ?
What version of portage and python are you running?
> I have Gentoo installed on 2 computers, both using arch ~amd64. All 3
> installations have KDE 4 (latest in portage for ~amd64 arch).
> PC #1 uses this profile: default/linux/amd64/10.0/desktop/kde
> PC #2 has two installs:
> Install #1 uses profile: default/linux/amd64/10.0/desktop
> Install #2 uses profile: default/linux/amd64/10.0/no-multilib
> This problem is happening on all 3 of my Gentoo installations and all
> started at the same time. The only changes have been through doing
> updates. I sync nearly every day followed my # emerge -uNDvp world. Other
> than issues with xorg-server 1.8.0 and the nvidia-drivers, all my updates
> have been successful.
> Note: I have masked xorg-server 1.8.0 in /etc/portage/package.mask until
> the nvidia-drivers catch up.
> I have searched the forums, checked bugzilla and googled on this topic and
> have yet to find a solution. My Gentoo installs are working just fine
> except for this issue.
> I have attached /etc/make.conf from only one of the installs as they are
> all the same. Here are the 3 lines I have in my make.conf files as they
> relate to logging the elog messages:
> PORTAGE_ELOG_CLASSES="log warn error"
> Thank you for the help.
alan dot mckinnon at gmail dot com