Re: man-db problem
On Tue, Jul 16, 2002 at 08:15:31PM +0800, axacheng wrote:
> i got a error message when i type "man rsync"
> fileserver:/tmp# man rsync
> man: can't create a temporary filename: Permission denied
> i have checked my permission where directory /tmp and /var/cache/man as following :
> fileserver:/# ls -ald tmp
> drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 81920 Jul 16 19:21 tmp
/tmp should be writable for everyone, with the sticky bit set. A number
of programs will fail otherwise.
$ ls -ld /tmp
drwxrwxrwt 11 root root 16384 Jul 16 12:14 /tmp
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