Error: unable to allocate pty: No such device

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haryy

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Mar 11, 2024, 11:11:50 AMMar 11
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Hello Kiwi Gurus,

I am trying to build Ubuntu 23.04 using the example appliance. The host is a fresh install of Ubuntu 23.04 with minimal dependencies added for kiwi. I can successfully build an ISO that works as expected for the first ~5 builds. Then I will run into this error "sudo: unable to allocate pty: No such device" and I cannot figure out how to fix it. I will normally spin up a new VM (on vSphere) and use that and it will work again but after ~5 builds I run into this same error. I can reboot the VM and I still get the same error as well. Have you ever scene this error? Is there an easy fix I am missing?

I checked with ChatGPT and the fixes it provided did not work and I confirmed devpts is mounted as show by ChatGPT as well

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Thank you
-haryy

haryy

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Mar 11, 2024, 11:53:11 AMMar 11
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I did try running this without sudo by logging in as root but I get the same error

haryy

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Mar 11, 2024, 12:28:10 PMMar 11
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Also just double checked and the I am using python 3.10.12
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