another problem in LFS-20020708

Vassili Dzuba vassili.dzuba at wanadoo.fr
Wed Sep 11 07:31:14 PDT 2002


"Neven Has" <haski at sezampro.yu> a écrit dans le message de news:
20020911161820.A835 at farm...
> On Sat, Aug 24, 2002 at 01:27:16AM +0200, Vassili Dzuba wrote:
> > But we created /usr/src as root, and never changed the permissions on
> > /mnt/lfs/usr/src, so that the creation of
> > /mnt/lfs/usr/src/packages-20020708 as user lfs fails.
>
> Hm, right. I have never noticed this before as usr/src has always been
> created group-writable here, so lfs (having "root" as a supplementary
> group, which is probably wrong BTW) didn't have problems creating new
> directories in it.
>
> > To be able to run the script, i changed manually the permissions of
> > /mnt/lfs/usr/src to 777, but we should maybe use a more elegant
> > solution
>
> Maybe just create that usr/src as lfs, and at the end change its user
> to root? But that's not a lot prettier neither.
>
>
> Neven
>
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Hi,

When I wrote this i overlooked that the Book suggests to create the package
directory
in /static, which removes the problem.

Vassili





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