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From "Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot" ...@marcelot.net>
Subject Re: Installer problem with attempt to delete opt directory
Date Mon, 14 Apr 2008 19:40:18 GMT
Unfortunately, I don't think we have such a possibility.

The script should not try to remove /opt. I don't know why it tries to
remove it on your machine.

I'll be looking at some doco for this.

P-A

On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 8:48 PM, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org> wrote:

> Perhaps there's some kind of default post remove script and the package
> manager thinks apacheds is installed at /opt.  Maybe overriding this might
> fix it.  If you don't have time to correct this let me know I'll try to read
> up on some of the deb package howtos.
>
> Alex
>
>
> On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:46 PM, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > Also FYI in the prerm script you don't seem to be stopping the server.
> >
> > Alex
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:43 PM, Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot <pa@marcelot.net>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Hi Alex,
> > >
> > > I stricly have no idea... :(
> > >
> > > That's a very weird issue.
> > >
> > > Your machine seem to have a "special" /opt partition.
> > >
> > > Pierre-Arnaud
> > >
> > >
> > > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 8:35 PM, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org>
> > > wrote:
> > >
> > > > Pierre here's the output when following the method you recommended
> > > > below:
> > > >
> > > > root@newton:~# dpkg -i
> > > > /home/akarasulu/ramdisk/bigbang/installers/apacheds/target/images/apacheds-1.5.2-amd64.deb
> > > >
> > > > Selecting previously deselected package apacheds.
> > > > (Reading database ... 120073 files and directories currently
> > > > installed.)
> > > > Unpacking apacheds (from .../apacheds-1.5.2-amd64.deb) ...
> > > > Setting up apacheds (1.5.2) ...
> > > >
> > > > root@newton:~# dpkg -r apacheds
> > > > (Reading database ... 120149 files and directories currently
> > > > installed.)
> > > > Removing apacheds ...
> > > > dpkg - warning: while removing apacheds, unable to remove directory
> > > > `/opt': Device or resource busy - directory may be a mount point ?
> > > > dpkg - warning: while removing apacheds, unable to remove directory
> > > > `/opt': Device or resource busy - directory may be a mount point ?
> > > >  root@newton:~#
> > > >
> > > > Any ideas?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks,
> > > > Alex
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:02 PM, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org>
> > > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Will check right now.
> > > > >
> > > > > Alex
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 1:48 PM, Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot <
> > > > > pa@marcelot.net> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > > Hi Alex,
> > > > > >
> > > > > > This is really strange that I don't have this on my computer
at
> > > > > > the office. It runs Ubuntu 7.10.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I'm using
> > > > > > $ dpkg -i pathToInstaller
> > > > > > to install the package.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > And,
> > > > > > $ dpkg -r apacheds
> > > > > > to remove it.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > You can maybe test with this command instead of apt-get.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Is there any specific things on your /opt partition (any link
or
> > > > > > something like that) ?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Pierre-Arnaud
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 6:37 PM, Alex Karasulu <
> > > > > > akarasulu@apache.org> wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > Hi Pierre,
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > I'm still seeing the following issue on Debian when trying
to
> > > > > > > uninstall the ApacheDS package:
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > root@newton:~# apt-get remove apacheds
> > > > > > > Reading package lists... Done
> > > > > > > Building dependency tree
> > > > > > > Reading state information... Done
> > > > > > > The following packages will be REMOVED:
> > > > > > >   apacheds
> > > > > > > 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
> > > > > > > Need to get 0B of archives.
> > > > > > > After unpacking 9542kB disk space will be freed.
> > > > > > > Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y
> > > > > > > (Reading database ... 120255 files and directories currently
> > > > > > > installed.)
> > > > > > > Removing apacheds ...
> > > > > > > dpkg - warning: while removing apacheds, unable to remove
> > > > > > > directory `/opt': Device or resource busy - directory may
be a mount point ?
> > > > > > > dpkg - warning: while removing apacheds, unable to remove
> > > > > > > directory `/opt': Device or resource busy - directory may
be a mount point ?
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > Any idea what could be causing this.  I want to try to
sort
> > > > > > > out this issue before I release the ApacheDS installers
subproject.
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > > Alex
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
>

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