Chap 5 (Adding the User lfs) - 'chown' commands need to be updated

Meher Khiari meher.khiari at netwaybsb.com
Thu Jan 15 11:19:23 PST 2004


>
> Hey guys,
>
> In chapter 5 (Adding the user lfs), the two chown commands,
>
> > chown lfs $LFS/tools
> > chown lfs $LFS/sources
>
> (or at least the second command) are insufficient in
> providing the 'lfs'
> user access to the source files.  I'm sure many people are aware of
> this, but the problem has not been addressed in the CVS (as of
> 1/14/2004).  This is merely a matter of applying chown
> recursively. So...
>
> > chown lfs -R $LFS/sources
>
> and (optionally)...
>
> > chown lfs -R $LFS/tools
>

When the book starts with this, the directories tools and sources are
supposed to be empty of any file so the recursivity is not necessary !




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