Jhalfs not logging non-root Coreutils tests

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Dec 9 12:31:33 PST 2009


Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> /mnt/lfs/jhalfs/test-logs/081-coreutils only has the results for the 
> root test results.  I suspect this is a permissions issue as the log 
> file is then obviously owned by root and the following tests are run as 
> 'nobody'.  However, as I don't normally monitor the build at that point, 
> I've lost whatever the real error was, assuming it got logged/output 
> anywhere.
> 
> Is it possible to 'tweak' the XSL file to add a chown/chmod of the log 
> file? I think such a fixup could go in lfs.xsl around lines 153-183, but 
> my XSL-foo isn't good enough to figure out what the magic incantation 
> would be.

Did you try just putting a chmod 666 test-logs/081-coreutils into the 
make file?  If that works, we can try to come up with the xsl to do the 
same thing.

   -- Bruce





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