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Re: broken manpages-dev

fpolacco  writes:

> On Wed, Mar 04, 1998 at 12:15:16AM -0800, Luiz Otavio L. Zorzella wrote:
>> nr# man bogus
>> Updating index cache for path `/usr/man'. Wait...
>> <Here I CTRL-C>
>> man: can't remove /tmp/zman21458aaa: Bad file descriptor

> It's a problem with your restrictive umask and the recent man-db.
> I'll upload a new one ASAP; meanwhile you can use 

> umask 022 man bogus

Thanks. Actually, I reinstalled ALL the manpages AND the man-db, and
made the system generate the caches (were I suppose the problem was)
by the root user, and then things started working again -- for


> (set up an alias for these few days :-)

> Thank you,
> fabrizio
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>> more than 33 months are needed to get rid of the millennium. [me]

Luiz Otavio L. Zorzella                 Product Engineer
zorzella@conexware.com          http://www.conexware.com

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