Subject: Re: Wrong permissions?
To: email@example.com, Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ossi Herrala <email@example.com>
Date: 03/29/2003 14:44:25
On Fri, Mar 28, 2003 at 01:15:06PM -0500, Andrew Brown wrote:
> >>./build.sh -D /usr/dist -U install=/
> indeed. i don't know for sure, but i am suspecting that the -U is
> what's fouling things up for you when things are installed. try
> again, as root, but without that flag?
3. # ./build.sh -U -D /path/to/destdir install=/
As root, install to / the distribution that was built by example 2.
Even though this is run as root, -U is required so that the permis-
sions stored in /path/to/destdir/METALOG are correctly applied to
the files as they're copied to /.
I do my builds with following commands:
./build.sh -M/usr/obj -T/usr/tools -D/usr/NetBSD/dest -rU tools
./build.sh -M/usr/obj -T/usr/tools -D/usr/NetBSD/dest -uU build
./build.sh -M/usr/obj -T/usr/tools -D/usr/NetBSD/dest -uU kernel=TXPO
Install kernel with cp
./build.sh -M/usr/obj -T/usr/tools -D/usr/NetBSD/dest -uU install=/
1. line have -r to "Remove contents of TOOLDIR and DESTDIR before
building" and -U for "build without requiring root privileges". 2. and 3.
lines have -u so that ./build.sh "do not run "make clean" first" and -U to
I once made install without -U and it was succesfully but all file
permissions vanished. :)
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