LFS 6.1.1: coreutils tests as user dummy: touch: setting times of `/': Permission denied
fn42551 at fmi.uni-sofia.bg
Wed May 17 02:44:41 PDT 2006
----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Staub" <chris at beaker67.com>
To: "LFS Support List" <lfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2006 12:39 PM
Subject: Re: LFS 6.1.1: coreutils tests as user dummy: touch: setting times of `/': Permission denied
> Dave Abergel wrote:
>>> 1 of 10 tests failed
>>> Please report to bug-coreutils at gnu.org
>>> May I safely ignore this failure?
>> Hopefully that will help.
> That doesn't really help, since it references an old LFS build method.
> If you built LFS according to the 6.1.1 instructions, then $LFS is
> *supposed* to be owned by root, and the test should pass. The problem is
> likely to be the opposite. What is the output of "ls -ld /"?
Yes, / (i.e. $LFS in non-chroot'ed environment) is owned by root:
drwxrwxrwt 25 root root 4096 ...
It seems to me that this exactly is the reason why user dummy cannot set times of /, isn't it?
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