LFS 6.1.1: coreutils tests as user dummy: touch: setting times of `/': Permission denied

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Wed May 17 05:05:06 PDT 2006


Angel Tsankov wrote:
> 
> ----- 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
> 
>>
>> 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?

Most likely. However, it is not *supposed* to be able to in order for 
the test to pass.



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