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Re: pbuilder permission problems

On Fri, Aug 30, 2002 at 09:23:08AM +0100, Mark Howard wrote:
> [sorry if this is the wrong place to ask - please redirect me if needed]
> Hi,
>   I'm having trouble getting started with pbuilder.
> I'm trying to run pbuilder create using an up to date sid mirror, and my
> machine being sid updated just before perl 5.8 made its way into the
> repository (not been able to upgrade yet - too many dependency
> problems).

Are you sure you're running pbuilder as root? You need to create and
update as root. After that you can use sudo to run pdebuild as a normal

Alexandre Fayolle
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