Coreutils testsuite in chapter 6

gdaprela at gdaprela at
Sat Jan 29 08:12:50 PST 2005

I'm building LFS 6.0 from a Mandrake 10.0.

When I launch the testsuite for Coreutils in chapter 6 I obtain the

Making check in touch
make[2]: Entering directory `/sources/coreutils-5.2.1/tests/touch'
make  check-TESTS
make[3]: Entering directory `/sources/coreutils-5.2.1/tests/touch'
PASS: relative
> touch: setting times of `/': Permission denied
FAIL: not-owner
PASS: no-create-missing
PASS: fail-diag
PASS: dir-1
PASS: dangling-symlink
sleeping for 2 seconds...
sleeping for 2 seconds...
PASS: empty-file
PASS: fifo
sleeping for 2 seconds...
PASS: no-rights
PASS: obsolescent
1 of 10 tests failed
Please report to bug-coreutils at
make[3]: *** [check-TESTS] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/sources/coreutils-5.2.1/tests/touch'
make[2]: *** [check-am] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/sources/coreutils-5.2.1/tests/touch'
make[1]: *** [check-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/sources/coreutils-5.2.1/tests'
make: *** [check-recursive] Error 1

The errors into the last lines seems to be related to the one in the line 7
and 8 (I'm not owner of what?).
Anyone coul help me?

Giulio Daprelà 
 --, the professional e-mail, gratis per te:
 Vuoi ricevere gratuitamente, ogni giovedì, manuali e guide per il tuo PC?
Aggiornati gratis con! Clicca qui
 Clicca qui:

More information about the lfs-support mailing list