home-manager with tvix as the system nix implementation results in some warnings being printed while building the home derivation.
[multi@whitby:~]$ home-manager build -A whitby I20201122 22:28:29.315966 54134 shared.cc:302] unrecognised flag '--quiet' I20201122 22:28:29.316016 54134 shared.cc:303] Try 'nix-build --help' for more information. /nix/store/myq5s829ighw8mfmf3szxaw4z9qh2rrw-home-manager-generation /home/multi/.nix-profile/bin/home-manager: line 127: /tmp/home-manager-build.evnVtl2Ed0/news-info.sh: No such file or directory
This does, however, appear to build the derivation correctly, as a
result symlink is created in the current working directory, and activating the derivation appears to also work correctly.
[multi@whitby:~]$ ls result activate home-files home-path lib [multi@whitby:~]$ ./result/activate Starting home manager activation Activating checkFilesChanged Activating checkLinkTargets Activating writeBoundary Activating installPackages I20201122 22:32:47.137251 58669 nix-env.cc:477] replacing old 'home-manager-path' I20201122 22:32:47.137298 58669 nix-env.cc:484] installing home-manager-path Activating linkGeneration Cleaning up orphan links from /home/multi No change so reusing latest profile generation 33 Creating home file links in /home/multi Activating onFilesChange Activating reloadSystemd
Fixed by https://cl.tvl.fyi/c/depot/+/2136
grfn at 2020-11-22T22·43+00
The "unrecognised flag" warning seems to be a result of
d0c44425e147ab7d38410f400825ad20da15037b, which was part of the series of commits which replaced upstream nix's logging library with
unknown at 2020-11-22T22·46+00
- grfn closed this issue at 2020-11-22T23·22+00