[lfs-support] Perl-5.16.1 test failures in Ch 6 SVN-20120816

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Mon Aug 20 07:09:38 PDT 2012


On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 12:56:56PM +0100, Richard Melville wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 12:04:49AM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> > >   Unfortunately, this was unlogged and scrolled out of my
> > > term's buffer - it then died with an EPERM trying to create
> > > test-suite.log.tmp so I've now started it again, after chown me
> > > ../automake-1.12.3.
> >
> >  So, in effect that is chown -R some-normal-user ../automake-1.12.x
> >
> >  If you are interested, compare what we do for the coreutils tests.
> > [ if you aren't, I understand ]
> >
> > ?en
> > --
> > das eine Mal als Trag?die, das andere Mal als Farce
> >
> >
> >
> Thanks for the really detailed replies Ken -- it's much appreciated.
> 
> I'm building this when I have the spare time; I'll see if I can run the
> tests tonight and get back to you.
> 
> Richard

 Thanks, but perhaps not necessary - it seems to be a problem at my
end (see Bruce's response, and my reply to that).  In particular,
the "run as a regular user" seems NOT to be the key.

ĸen
-- 
das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce



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