[paludis-user] Building app-emulation/virt-manager fails with permission errors

Georgi Georgiev chutz at gg3.net
Tue Oct 8 00:25:04 UTC 2013


Quoting Ciaran McCreesh at 07/10/2013-19:08:51(+0100):
> On Tue, 8 Oct 2013 01:59:40 +0900
> Georgi Georgiev <chutz at gg3.net> wrote:
> > Quoting Ciaran McCreesh at 07/10/2013-07:55:09(+0100):
> > > On Sun, 6 Oct 2013 09:48:02 +0900
> > > Georgi Georgiev <chutz at gg3.net> wrote:
> > > > I am having trouble building virt-manager with the following
> > > > permission error:
> > > > 
> > > > >>> Starting src_compile
> > > > mkdir: annot create directory
> > > > '/var/tmp/paludis/app-emulation-virt-manager-0.10.0-r1/temp//python2.7/home':
> > > > Permission denied
> > > 
> > > Something weird is going on. There's a bug somewhere, which you
> > > should report.
> > 
> > Thanks. http://paludis.exherbo.org/trac/ticket/1289
> > 
> > I am not sure if this should be reported to Gentoo, I thought you
> > might want to have a copy in Paludis' system though.
> > 
> > Are ebuilds allowed to modify files in the setup phase? If not, then
> > it would be easier to report to Gentoo then.
> 
> It's a bit of a grey area. They're allowed, but the spec doesn't say
> specifically what goes on permissions-wise there. It should probably be
> a Gentoo bug, either to not do that, or to make the spec specify what's
> to be done.

Well, https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=487260 it is. Let's see
how it goes.


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