Bug 455222 - lrzip fails to compress a file
lrzip fails to compress a file
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lrzip (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
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Reported: 2008-07-14 04:04 EDT by Nathan G. Grennan
Modified: 2009-07-14 14:26 EDT (History)
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patch for F-9 lrzip (2.72 KB, patch)
2008-09-04 08:42 EDT, Kamil Dudka
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Description Nathan G. Grennan 2008-07-14 04:04:25 EDT
Description of problem:
I was trying to compress a large tar file, and receive the error below. I also
tried a very small text file, and received the same error.

lrzip winXPPro.tar 
Output filename is: winXPPro.tar.lrz
Failed to map buffer in rzip_fd
Fatal error - exiting

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
lrzip-0.19-1.fc9.x86_64

How reproducible:
Everytime

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install lrzip on system with 4gb+ memory.
2. lrzip winXPPro.tar
 
Actual results:
Output filename is: winXPPro.tar.lrz
Failed to map buffer in rzip_fd
Fatal error - exiting

Expected results:
Output filename is: winXPPro.tar.lrz
14%     Progress percentage pausing during lzma compression...

Additional info:
lrzip-0.18-1.fc8.x86_64 seems to have the same problem.

My F8 and F9 systems that I see this on have 4gb of memory.
My F9 laptop system that I don't see this on has 2gb of memory.

lrzip-0.23 works just fine.
Comment 1 Kamil Dudka 2008-09-04 08:42:53 EDT
Created attachment 315745 [details]
patch for F-9 lrzip

This bug is already fixed in lrzip-0.23-1.fc10, patch in attachment fixes this bug for F-9 lrzip.
Comment 2 Warren Togami 2008-09-04 11:13:48 EDT
http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/packages/lrzip/0.23/
Please test the new builds here.
Comment 3 Kamil Dudka 2008-09-05 03:27:44 EDT
(In reply to comment #2)
> http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/packages/lrzip/0.23/
> Please test the new builds here.

It was already told in the report: "lrzip-0.23 works just fine"
Comment 4 Warren Togami 2008-09-05 10:56:59 EDT
That is no substitute for testing the actual binary that will be pushed to users.
Comment 5 Kamil Dudka 2008-09-05 18:33:20 EDT
Of course :-) I've tested lrzip-0.23-1.fc9.x86_64.rpm and it works as expected - at least in the context of this bug...
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