3269 - Addon packaging seems to be failing

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What steps will reproduce the problem? Please provide as much detail as possible.

I updated my addon via git, and expected the packaging system to produce a package, it failed to do so:


What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
A packaged addon, no addon and an error:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/home/curseforge/curseforge/packager/", line 358, in create_zips
  File "/home/curseforge/curseforge/packager/", line 560, in create_zip
    self._add_files_to_zip(f, self.get_package_as(), '', nolib_version=(not with_externals), move_folders=move_folders)
  File "/home/curseforge/curseforge/packager/", line 248, in _add_files_to_zip
    self.__add_files_to_zip(f, zip_subpath, repo_subpath, 'HEAD', nolib_version=nolib_version, move_folders=move_folders, ignore=self.get_ignore(), compress_files=self.get_compress_files())
  File "/home/curseforge/curseforge/packager/", line 206, in __add_files_to_zip
    stdoutdata, stderrdata = p.communicate()
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/", line 701, in communicate
    return self._communicate(input)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/", line 1199, in _communicate
    rlist, wlist, xlist =, write_set, [])
ValueError: filedescriptor out of range in select()


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I've not done changes for a few months, but the error seems to suggest some kind of scripting bug in the python code for the packager.

User When Change
Torhal Jul 23, 2013 at 23:35 UTC Changed status from New to Fixed
cg110 Oct 26, 2012 at 14:43 UTC Create

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Last updated
Jul 23, 2013
Oct 26, 2012
Fixed - Developer made requested changes. QA should verify.
Defect - A shortcoming, fault, or imperfection
Medium - Normal priority.

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