Package Details: watchman-bin 2021.08.23.00-1

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Package Base: watchman-bin
Description: An inotify-based file watching and job triggering command line utility
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Licenses: Apache
Conflicts: watchman
Provides: watchman=2021.08.23.00
Submitter: heftig
Maintainer: heftig
Last Packager: heftig
Votes: 7
Popularity: 1.90
First Submitted: 2020-10-22 15:35
Last Updated: 2021-08-23 22:36

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heftig commented on 2021-10-05 08:40

v2021.08.23.00 is currently the last release for which Facebook has provided binaries.

heftig commented on 2021-05-12 19:46

Should be fixed now.

heftig commented on 2021-05-12 19:34

I can reproduce it building with devtools. Investigating...

heftig commented on 2021-05-12 19:31

It works fine for me:

> ldd /usr/bin/watchman (0x00007ffefe9d2000) => /usr/lib/watchman/ (0x00007fcda92fe000) => /usr/lib/watchman/ (0x00007fcda90c2000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8db4000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8dad000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8d8c000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8baf000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8a68000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8a4e000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007fcda8881000)
    /lib64/ => /usr/lib64/ (0x00007fcdb4c0d000)

pepper_chico commented on 2021-05-12 18:26

I called ldd on /usr/bin/watchman and got:

❯ ldd /usr/bin/watchman
        not a dynamic executable

It seems the executable is corrupted. The watchman from gives:

❯ ldd /usr/bin/watchman (0x00007ffca05b5000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f4674b1c000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f4674afb000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f4674a89000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f46748ac000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f4674892000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f46746c5000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f46746bc000)
        /lib64/ => /usr/lib64/ (0x00007f4674f39000) => /usr/lib/ (0x00007f4674577000)

pepper_chico commented on 2021-05-12 18:23

@heftig I added that flag, same error.

heftig commented on 2021-05-12 18:13

Does it work if you add --force-rpath to the patchelf --set-rpath invocation?

BenElgar commented on 2021-05-12 17:39

I encountered the same issue. Worked around it by replacing this package with

heftig commented on 2021-05-12 07:21

I can't reproduce that; it runs fine here.

pepper_chico commented on 2021-05-12 07:04

I'm getting the following issue on two machines after the last update:

❯ /usr/bin/watchman --no-pretty get-sockname
/usr/bin/watchman: error while loading shared libraries: ELF load command address/offset not properly aligned