When ‘make’ returns an SSH error.

Jacob Shufro
Jun 25 · 7 min read
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The Scene


The Crime

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anm_gen is not rebuilt.
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I know, I know. It’s a sin to run make as root.
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The Investigation

cd /home/jshufro/anm-gen/cmd/anm_gen && \
go vet -mod=vendor && \
go install -mod=vendor -ldflags "..."
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Helpful.
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The End

dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/golang-go_2%3a1.6-1ubuntu4_amd64.deb (--unpack):
trying to overwrite '/usr/bin/go', which is also in package appnexus-maestro-tools 0.2.25

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