[bitbake-devel] bin/bitbake: add a check for /dev/shm existing
Submitted by Paul Eggleton on May 9, 2013, 10:22 a.m.
Patch ID: 49621
@@ -43,6 +43,10 @@ from bb import server
__version__ = "1.19.0"
logger = logging.getLogger("BitBake")
+# Python multiprocessing requires /dev/shm
+if not os.access('/dev/shm', os.W_OK | os.X_OK):
+ sys.exit("FATAL: /dev/shm does not exist or is not writable")
# Unbuffer stdout to avoid log truncation in the event
# of an unorderly exit as well as to provide timely
# updates to log files for use with tail