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Bug 5294 - tuxtype ebuild gives directory creation permission errors
Summary: tuxtype ebuild gives directory creation permission errors
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: José Alberto Suárez López
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-07-20 00:10 UTC by Robert Cole
Modified: 2003-02-04 19:42 UTC (History)
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Description Robert Cole 2002-07-20 00:10:13 UTC
Trying to install this app with gentoo v1.3 gcc 3.1 gives errors when trying to
create /usr/doc/tuxtype

>>> Install tuxtype-1.0-r1 into /var/tmp/portage/tuxtype-1.0-r1/image/ category
Making install in tuxtype
make[1]: Entering directory
Making install in docs
make[2]: Entering directory
Making install in en
make[3]: Entering directory
make[4]: Entering directory
make[4]: Nothing to be done for `install-exec-am'.
/bin/sh ../../../mkinstalldirs /usr/doc/tuxtype/
mkdir /usr/doc/tuxtype
ACCESS DENIED  mkdir:     /usr/doc/tuxtype
mkdir: cannot create directory `/usr/doc/tuxtype': Permission denied
make[4]: *** [install-data-local] Error 1
make[4]: Leaving directory
make[3]: *** [install-am] Error 2
make[3]: Leaving directory
make[2]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory
make[1]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory
make: *** [install-recursive] Error 1

!!! ERROR: The ebuild did not complete successfully.
!!! Function src_install, Line 2, Exitcode 2
!!! (no error message)

--------------------------- ACCESS VIOLATION SUMMARY ---------------------------
LOG FILE = "/tmp/sandbox-tuxtype-1.0-r1-32493.log"

mkdir:     /usr/doc/tuxtype
!!! emerge aborting on  /usr/portage/app-games/tuxtype/tuxtype-1.0-r1.ebuild .
ws2 root #
Comment 1 Seemant Kulleen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-07-21 10:18:20 UTC
documentation should go into /usr/share/doc anyway