Jhalfs not logging non-root Coreutils tests

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Dec 9 12:43:59 PST 2009

Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Matthew Burgess wrote:
>> Hi,
>> /mnt/lfs/jhalfs/test-logs/081-coreutils only has the results for the 
>> root test results.  I suspect this is a permissions issue as the log 
>> file is then obviously owned by root and the following tests are run as 
>> 'nobody'.  However, as I don't normally monitor the build at that point, 
>> I've lost whatever the real error was, assuming it got logged/output 
>> anywhere.
>> Is it possible to 'tweak' the XSL file to add a chown/chmod of the log 
>> file? I think such a fixup could go in lfs.xsl around lines 153-183, but 
>> my XSL-foo isn't good enough to figure out what the magic incantation 
>> would be.
> Did you try just putting a chmod 666 test-logs/081-coreutils into the 
> make file?  If that works, we can try to come up with the xsl to do the 
> same thing.

Yeah, I've got that in there for my next build to try out.  Thought I'd 
give a heads up to the list before I give that a try though as my 
current build is still only about 70% done.



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