req for help in linux
lfs-list at projecthugo.co.uk
Thu Jan 5 04:40:38 PST 2006
William Harrington wrote:
> On Dec 22, 2005, at 10:59 PM, karpurapu sandeep wrote:
>> we are a group of linux enthusiasts tyring to build a linux distro
>> from scratch by using the LFS live CD as the host system.
>> we are unable to create the directories like
>> binutils-build &
>> outside the source directory for unpacking the packages
>> It is giving an error msg
>> After typing the following msg at the below prompt
>> lfs:/mnt/lfs/sources$ mkdir -v binutils-build
>> unable to create directory : Permission denied
>> We kindly request you to give us a solution.
>> Thanking you
>> our group
if you don't know how to check/change the permissions on a linux file
system, you do not have enough experience to build and use an LFS built
system, let alone build your own distro.
May I suggest you look at the prerequists in the LFS book and try using
a pre made distro to gain more experience of basic linux functionality.
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