Re: dosemu: com ports; /var/lock problem
Cheryl Homiak(firstname.lastname@example.org) is reported to have said:
> I got an email from dosemu's maintainer, Herbert Xu, telling me to check the
> permissions of /var/lock. when I do "ls -l" it says: "total 0" and still says
> that when ai do "chmod 1777 /var/lock". However, if I do "ls -l /var" for "lock"
> it says 'drwxr-xr-x". i have /var on a separate partition. Should I change the
> permissions for /var?
An ls -l /var here shows
drwxrwxrwt 2 root root 4096 Mar 21 19:05 lock
If you do chmod 1777 /var/lock, yours will too.
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