Opened 16 months ago

Last modified 16 months ago

#14378 new enhancement

Better error messages from package server

Reported by: lorglas Owned by: nobody
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: Kits/Package Kit Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All

Description (last modified by humdinger)

I wanted to enable http://software.besly.de/repo64 in HaikuDepot and get an error nmed "Bad data". See attacht screenshot.

Turns out the server was missing the file "repo.info".

More detailed error messages would be useful.

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by lorglas, 16 months ago

Attachment: screenshot3.png added

Bad Data error

comment:1 by lorglas, 16 months ago

Error on System x86_64 hrev52254

comment:2 by miqlas, 16 months ago

Lelldorin said their 64 bit repo is unmature and unused currently. Ask him please.

comment:3 by lorglas, 16 months ago

Hello Miqlas,

i have generated the repo and the needed files. If i want to activate it in the Haiku depot i get the error.

comment:4 by lorglas, 16 months ago

Ok, i found the Problem. on the server wasn't the repo.info File.

Please update the Error Message in readable messages.

comment:5 by humdinger, 16 months ago

Component: Applications/HaikuDepotKits/Package Kit
Description: modified (diff)
Owner: changed from stippi to nobody
Platform: x86-64All
Priority: highnormal
Summary: Haiku Depot 64Bit doesn't enable Besly Repo 64Better error messages from package server
Type: bugenhancement
Version: R1/alpha4.1R1/Development
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