[Bro] Issue compiling from source on VM / Digital Ocean

Miller, Brad L BLMILLER at comerica.com
Tue Oct 3 19:15:55 PDT 2017


The repo method was as described here:  https://www.bro.org/download/packages.html (Ubuntu 16.04)

It was newly provisioned VPS with Digital Ocean, running no other utilities at the time.  It's unlikely it was running out of memory, but I destroyed it soon after I spun up Ubuntu 14.04 to test.  As I mentioned, building from source the same exact way on Ubuntu 14.04 did not have the compiler error.  I didn't try and install from repo on 14.04.

-----Original Message-----
From: Johanna Amann [mailto:johanna at icir.org]
Sent: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 7:15 PM
To: Miller, Brad L
Cc: bro at bro.org
Subject: Re: [Bro] Issue compiling from source on VM / Digital Ocean

For the repo error (which I assume is when trying to install binary packages, not when trying to install from source) - could you give the exact steps that you perform to get that error (in the optimal case all commands starting from a clean installation).

For the compilation error - is there a chance that your VM is running out of memory?

Johanna

On Tue, Oct 03, 2017 at 10:41:49PM +0000, Miller, Brad L wrote:
> I noticed this started occurring with 2.5.x.  Attempting to make from source.  All dependencies met and following instructions from Digital Ocean.  Whether from a git clone or pulling the source files in manually, always leads to an internal compiler error.  System is Ubuntu 16.04, fully updated.
>
> Additionally, when attempting to install from the opensuse repo, there is an umet dependency error.
>
> I recall (not confirmed) that I attempted to build from source in a KVM guest on my own machine (at Brocon) and had the exact same compiler error.
>
> Is there a new incompatibility with virtual systems?
>
> Repo error
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or
> been moved out of Incoming.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
>
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> bro : Depends: bro-core (= 2.5.1-0) but it is not going to be installed
>        Depends: broctl (= 2.5.1-0) but it is not going to be installed
>
> Compiler error
>
> [ 86%] Building CXX object src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/Func.cc.o
> c++: internal compiler error: Killed (program cc1plus)
> Please submit a full bug report,
> with preprocessed source if appropriate.
> See <file:///usr/share/doc/gcc-5/README.Bugs> for instructions.
> src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/build.make:1222: recipe for target
> 'src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/Func.cc.o' failed
> make[3]: *** [src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/Func.cc.o] Error 4
> make[3]: Leaving directory '/root/bro/build'
> CMakeFiles/Makefile2:828: recipe for target
> 'src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/all' failed
> make[2]: *** [src/CMakeFiles/bro.dir/all] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory '/root/bro/build'
> Makefile:149: recipe for target 'all' failed
> make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory '/root/bro/build'
> Makefile:15: recipe for target 'all' failed
> make: *** [all] Error 2
>
>
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