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2018-01-14 Thread Alex ter Weele
(Following this conversion on #guix: https://gnunet.org/bot/log/guix/2018-01-10#T1600427) I am trying to use the mcron service to run backups. I have written: (define (backup-home user) #~(begin (execl (string-append #$borg "/bin/borg") "create" "--stats" "--list"

reconfigure with mapped-devices broken after e37944d8270cdca5729e3583136c4fe9d487779c?

2018-03-06 Thread Alex ter Weele
Hello! I guix-pulled to something recent and got an error that was something like "cannot stat: "my-root"". My operating-system has sections like: (mapped-devices (list (mapped-device (source (uuid "97c130e9-edf4-40e4-8bfc-88fba056ffce")) (target "my-root")

GTK applications crash on start

2018-02-28 Thread Alex ter Weele
Hello, On a recently guix-pulled system I observe an immediate crash when starting emacs: $ emacs -Q (process:20087): Gtk-WARNING **: Locale not supported by C library. Using the fallback 'C' locale. Fatal error 4: Illegal instruction Backtrace:

Re: GTK applications crash on start

2018-03-03 Thread Alex ter Weele
l...@gnu.org (Ludovic Court├Ęs) writes: > What does this say: > > ldd $(dirname $(readlink -f $(type -P emacs)))/.emacs-25.3-real | grep glibc > $ ldd $(dirname $(readlink -f $(type -P emacs)))/.emacs-25.3-real | grep glibc libm.so.6 =>

Re: GTK applications crash on start

2018-03-03 Thread Alex ter Weele
Alex ter Weele <alex.ter.we...@gmail.com> writes: > > $ echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH > > $ echo $LD_PRELOAD > > /gnu/store/hfz0z0fs14jgl0kzk5hid2msr83lxii1-spectrwm-3.1.0/lib/libswmhack.so.0.0 > > That's weird, looks like my WM set LD_PRELOAD. I wouldn't

Re: GTK applications crash on start

2018-03-02 Thread Alex ter Weele
It does appear to be running: $ sudo herd status nscd Status of nscd: It is started. Running value is 356. It is enabled. Provides (nscd). Requires (user-processes). Conflicts with (). Will be respawned. $ emacs -Q (process:15407): Gtk-WARNING **:

Re: GTK applications crash on start

2018-03-02 Thread Alex ter Weele
The bottom of the output of LD_DEBUG=files emacs follows: 13244: initialize program: /gnu/store/bk22dmj4x23h71pvpj1ndj5xdsm3mgdj-emacs-25.3/bin/emacs-25.3 13244: 13244: 13244: transferring control: /gnu/store/bk22dmj4x23h71pvpj1ndj5xdsm3mgdj-emacs-25.3/bin/emacs-25.3