#88 installer fails on max osx 10.6.2

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2014-08-21
2010-01-17
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installer fails to install package with following message:
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: ================================================================================
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: User picked Standard Install
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Choices selected for installation:
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Install: "Ext2 Filesystem"
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Ext2FS.pkg : net.sourceforge.ext2fs.ext2 : 1.4.0.1.1
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: ================================================================================
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: It took 0.00 seconds to summarize the package selections.
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: -[IFPKGDerivedDocument sortedPackageLocations]: result = (\n "file://localhost"\n)
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: -[IFDInstallController(Private) _buildInstallPlan]: location = file://localhost
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: -[IFDInstallController(Private) _buildInstallPlan]: file://localhost/Volumes/Ext2%20Filesystem%201.4d4/Ext2FS.pkg
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Will use PK session
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Starting installation:
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Configuring volume "Macintosh HD"
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Preparing disk for local booted install.
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Free space on "Macintosh HD": 429,81 GB (429813481472 bytes).
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: Create temporary directory "/var/folders/SN/SNxKVlLnE0WdH+dEDWd1QE+++TI/-Tmp-//Install.239CDRJrR"
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna Installer[239]: IFPKInstallElement (1 packages)
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: ----- Begin install -----
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: request=PKInstallRequest <1 packages, destination=/>
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: packages=(\n "PKJaguarPackage <file://localhost/Volumes/Ext2%20Filesystem%201.4d4/Ext2FS.pkg>"\n)
Jan 17 20:43:33 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: Extracting /Volumes/Ext2 Filesystem 1.4d4/Ext2FS.pkg/Contents/Archive.pax.gz (destination=/var/folders/zz/zzzivhrRnAmviuee+++++++++++/-Tmp-/PKInstallSandbox-tmp/Root, uid=0)
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: update_dyld_shared_cache -overlay /var/folders/zz/zzzivhrRnAmviuee+++++++++++/-Tmp-/PKInstallSandbox-tmp/Root
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: Shoving /var/folders/zz/zzzivhrRnAmviuee+++++++++++/-Tmp-/PKInstallSandbox-tmp/Root (4 items) to /
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: Executing script "./postinstall" in /Volumes/Ext2 Filesystem 1.4d4/Ext2FS.pkg/Contents/Resources
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: -k is no longer used; ignoring.
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: No work to do; check options and try again.
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: usage: kextcache <mkext_flag> [options] [--] [kext or directory] ...
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache -system-mkext [options] [--] [kext or directory] ...
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache -prelinked-kernel <filename> [options] [--] [kext or directory]
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache -system-prelinked-kernel
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache [options] -prelinked-kernel
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache -update-volume <volume> [options]
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: kextcache -system-caches [options]
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: ./postinstall: use kextcache -help for an explanation of each option
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna installd[245]: PackageKit: Install Failed: PKG: post-install scripts for "net.sourceforge.ext2fs.ext2"\nError Domain=PKInstallErrorDomain Code=112 UserInfo=0x100214860 "An error occurred while running scripts from the package “Ext2FS.pkg”." {\n NSFilePath = "./postinstall";\n NSLocalizedDescription = "An error occurred while running scripts from the package \U201cExt2FS.pkg\U201d.";\n NSURL = "file://localhost/Volumes/Ext2%20Filesystem%201.4d4/Ext2FS.pkg";\n PKInstallPackageIdentifier = "net.sourceforge.ext2fs.ext2";\n}
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna Installer[239]: install:didFailWithError:Error Domain=PKInstallErrorDomain Code=112 UserInfo=0x100394500 "An error occurred while running scripts from the package “Ext2FS.pkg”."
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna Installer[239]: Install failed: The Installer encountered an error that caused the installation to fail. Contact the software manufacturer for assistance.
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna Installer[239]: IFDInstallController 31D7C0 state = 7
Jan 17 20:43:34 donna Installer[239]: Displaying 'Install Failed' UI.

Discussion

  • Steve
    Steve
    2012-10-19

    I did have a working install but due to a unrelated problem I had to re-install the OS and once I did all the updates I tried to install ext2fs and I have the same problem.

    Steve