gzip bug

Bryan Dumm bdumm at bobby.bcpub.com
Sun Jan 7 12:38:30 PST 2001


On Monday 08 January 2001 00:10, you wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 07, 2001 at 05:59:30PM +0000, Bryan Dumm wrote:
> > What is wrong here is both gzip and gunzip do not have
> > the right permissions in $LFS/bin. I tried adding two
> > <system_command> chmod, elements to change the
> > permissions, but people are still running into these
> > errors???????
>
> Just a typo -- you used dir="&LFS;/usr/bin" instead of dir="&LFS;/bin".
>
> copy() seems to make problems. We should look into that.
>
> For now, I used <move> instead of <copy>/<system_command>/<remove> in the
> profile. It seems that move() keeps permissions.
>
> BTW Gerard, in the book you are also using:
>
>      cp $LFS/usr/bin/gunzip $LFS/usr/bin/gzip $LFS/bin &&
>      rm $LFS/usr/bin/gunzip $LFS/usr/bin/gzip
>
> Is there a reason for that, or if not, is it fixed ?

Yea there are other similiar things like this, and maybe some other
ways that LFS does it, that we should look at some. Maybe some of
them can be changed. 

Bryan






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