Builds with Secrets fail with the error "Error processing tar file(exit status 1): invalid symlink "/opt/app-root/src/..data""

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Issue

  • Executing a build in OpenShift Container Platform using Secrets results in an error similar to the following example:

    error: Uploading to container failed: Error response from daemon: Error processing tar file(exit status 1): invalid symlink "/opt/app-root/src/..data" -> "..2019_08_06_22_44_01.875817706"
    ERROR: Error occurred during injecting "/var/run/secrets/openshift.io/build/secret" to "/opt/app-root/src": Error response from daemon: Error processing tar file(exit status 1): invalid symlink "/opt/app-root/src/..data" -> "..2019_08_06_22_44_01.875817706"
    

Environment

  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (OCP) 3.9, 3.10, 3.11
  • docker 1.13.1-102

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