[aur-general] Problem with makechrootpkg

Nathan O. ndowens04 at gmail.com
Sun May 30 01:36:46 EDT 2010

On 05/30/2010 12:38 AM, Allan McRae wrote:
> 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.
> Allan

Yup it is being ran as root

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