ffmpeg build error

hi

The following error has come during the ffmpeg ipk build:

bitbake ffmpeg
NOTE: Handling BitBake files: \ (6151/6151) [100 %]
NOTE: Parsing finished. 5889 cached, 0 parsed, 262 skipped, 0 masked.
NOTE: Cache is clean, not saving.
NOTE: build 200812020951: started

OE Build Configuration:
BB_VERSION = “1.8.11”
METADATA_BRANCH = “org.openembedded.dev”
METADATA_REVISION = “a52a9c2799bf0b856d262a040e6133131883930a”
TARGET_ARCH = “arm”
TARGET_OS = “linux-gnueabi”
MACHINE = “beagleboard”
DISTRO = “angstrom”
DISTRO_VERSION = “2008.1-test-20081202”
TARGET_FPU = “hard”

NOTE: Resolving any missing task queue dependencies
NOTE: Preparing runqueue
NOTE: Executing runqueue
NOTE: Running task 958 of 1383 (ID: 2, /home/gvrao/stuff/openembedded/packages/ffmpeg/ffmpeg_git.bb, do_fetch)
NOTE: package ffmpeg-0.4.9+r35+gitrafb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d: started
NOTE: package ffmpeg-1_0.4.9+r35+gitrafb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d-r35: task do_fetch: started
Removing unused objects 100%…
Done.
NOTE: Creating tarball of git repository
fatal: failed to unpack tree object afb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d
NOTE: Task failed: Fetch failed: Fetch command export PATH=/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/staging/i686-linux/usr/bin/armv7a-angstrom-linux-gnueabi:/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/staging/i686-linux/usr/sbin:/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/staging/i686-linux/usr/bin:/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/cross/armv7a/bin:/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/staging/i686-linux/sbin:/home/gvrao/stuff/tmp/staging/i686-linux/bin:/home/gvrao/stuff/bitbake/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games; git read-tree afb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d failed with signal 128, output:
fatal: failed to unpack tree object afb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d

NOTE: package ffmpeg-1_0.4.9+r35+gitrafb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d-r35: task do_fetch: failed
ERROR: TaskFailed event exception, aborting
NOTE: package ffmpeg-0.4.9+r35+gitrafb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d: failed
ERROR: Build of /home/gvrao/stuff/openembedded/packages/ffmpeg/ffmpeg_git.bb do_fetch failed
ERROR: Task 2 (/home/gvrao/stuff/openembedded/packages/ffmpeg/ffmpeg_git.bb, do_fetch) failed
NOTE: Tasks Summary: Attempted 957 tasks of which 957 didn’t need to be rerun and 1 failed.
ERROR: ‘/home/gvrao/stuff/openembedded/packages/ffmpeg/ffmpeg_git.bb’ failed
NOTE: build 200812020951: completed

please help in this issue…

Regards

Tilak

That revision is a month old, please update that.

regards,

Koen

I solved that problem by downloading

http://www.angstrom-distribution.org/unstable/sources/git_git.mansr.com.ffmp
eg.mru_afb98868e19e63cbca6c9f0ed9e6cfa48d40277d.tar.gz

http://www.angstrom-distribution.org/unstable/sources/git_git.mansr.com.ffmp
eg.mru_6df54822e5ce736f688f8cfef9c1e665b8758fcd.tar.gz

to my downloads folder

~/oe/downloads

Which revision? The rev of BB? or the rev of ffmpeg?

Thanks.
Geof

Which revision? The rev of BB? or the rev of ffmpeg?

This one: METADATA_REVISION = "a52a9c2799bf0b856d262a040e6133131883930a

That's the revision of the OE metadata, and it's quite old.

regards,

KOen