Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#4868 closed defect (duplicate)

optional polymake spkg quickly fails to build on sage.math

Reported by: was Owned by: mabshoff
Priority: major Milestone: sage-duplicate/invalid/wontfix
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sage: install_package('polymake-2.2.p4')
* Unable to download cddlib-094b.p1
* Please see for a list of valid
* packages or check the package name.
sage: Failed to download package cddlib-094b.p1 from
tar: /usr/local/sage/spkg/standard/cddlib-094b.p1.spkg: Cannot open: No such file or directory

This is even after installing cddlib.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by was

I fixed a few problems in the spkg, so now it fails after only 30 minutes as follows:

                 from ../../../apps/polytope/src/
../../../lib/gmp_wrapper/include/Integer.h:783: warning: overflow in implicit constant conversion
../../../lib/gmp_wrapper/include/Integer.h:784: warning: overflow in implicit constant conversion
ld -r -o cdd_interface.o cdd_interface-tmp.o ../../external/cdd/libcddgmp.a
ld: ../../external/cdd/libcddgmp.a: No such file: No such file or directory
make[2]: *** [cdd_interface.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make: *** [all] Error 2
echo "" | make
Error building polymake

real    0m29.741s
user    0m26.640s
sys     0m3.020s
sage: An error occurred while installing polymake-2.2.p5
Please email sage-devel
explaining the problem and send the relevant part of
of /usr/local/sage/install.log.  Describe your computer, operating system, etc.
If you want to try to fix the problem, yourself *don't* just cd to
/usr/local/sage/spkg/build/polymake-2.2.p5 and type 'make'.
Instead type "/usr/local/sage/sage -sh"
in order to set all environment variables correctly, then cd to
(When you are done debugging, you can type "exit" to leave the

The new spkg is here and should replace the original one. Also, I think this should be moved to experimental, in which case we could close this ticket:

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by was

I get the same with mpi4py:

sage: install_package('mpi4py-0.3.1')
Possible names of non-installed packages starting with 'mpi4py-0.3.1':

comment:3 Changed 12 years ago by mabshoff

  • Milestone changed from sage-3.2.3 to sage-duplicate/invalid/wontfix
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

This is a dupe of #3640.



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