Re: make-kpkg: permission denied making modules_image
On Mon, 30 Jun 2003 22:17:58 +0200, martin f krafft <email@example.com> said:
> also sprach David Z Maze <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2003.06.30.2141 +0200]:
>> > cp: cannot create regular file
>> > `/usr/src/modules/nvidia/debian/control': Permission denied
>> Right: with the default setup, the user who runs make-kpkg needs
>> write access to /usr/src/modules, or you need to run under sudo.
> what??? this must be a joke? /usr can be mounted read-only!
>> Try, for example:
>> [...] export MODULE_LOC=$HOME/src/modules [...] Setting the
>> MODULE_LOC environment variable will tell make-kpkg to look
>> somewhere besides /usr/src/modules for kernel modules.
> I'd prefer not to have to do this. I know it's an option. Else the
> danger exists that I get stray module trees, or that the module tree
> might not be in sync...
So standardize on a location for your site.
> How are other people doing it?
I have /usr/local/src/kernel/modules
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