BASH-2.05a Configure Errors

Jeff Harris jharris at
Tue Mar 26 12:00:14 PST 2002

I can create files in the directory. I just can't create file descriptors
by non-root users.

Am I resigned to "disobeying the book" and installing everything as root
(until the lfs base is installed)?


On Tue, 26 Mar 2002, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
[portions snipped to save bandwith]
> cd to the bash-2.05a directory (as user lfs) and run this:
> 	touch testfile
> If it fails, run this:
> 	ls -ld .
> The directory should be owned by user 'lfs' and have mode 755 or something
> like that.
> --
> Gerard Beekmans
> -*- If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem -*-

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