FSlint ValueError: need more than 1 value to unpack

Bjørn Ingmar Berg bjorn.ingmar.berg at gmail.com
Wed May 30 18:55:45 UTC 2007

Here is a follow-up to my own email.

On 23/05/07, Bjørn Ingmar Berg <bjorn.ingmar.berg at gmail.com> wrote:
> As soon as I click the "Find" button FSlint stops with the following
> error message:
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/usr/share/fslint/fslint/supprt/rmlint/merge_hardlinks", line
> 58, in <module>
>     path, dev, inode, size = line.rstrip().split()
> ValueError: need more than 1 value to unpack
> sort: write failed: standard output: Broken pipe
> sort: write error
> I am unsure...  Have I stumbled upon a bug in FSlint that I should
> report, or is there something I should have done before running FSlint
> to get it to work?

The developer of FSlint, Pádraig Brady, mailed me directly.  After a
couple of quick small tests Pádraig had the problem sussed out, and
emailed me a .deb with his latest developer version.  The problem was

FSlint is a brilliant tool.  Big thanks to Pádraig Brady for creating
it, and for fixing bugs so promptly!

Bjørn Ingmar Berg



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