[aur-general] Problem with makechrootpkg

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sun May 30 01:38:23 EDT 2010

On 30/05/10 15:20, Nathan O. wrote:
> I am trying to run makechrootpkg -r /aur -- -i in the dir that contains
> /usr/bin/makepkg: line 461: /dev/null: Permission denied
> I redid the chroot with mkarchroot -f /aur/root base base-devel sudo to
> see if that would help but still the same error. I tried another package
> earlier and it gave the same error, thought maybe there was something
> else wrong.

Are you running it as root?  It needs root permissions and then 
makechrootpkg changes to user nobody to do the building.


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