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Re: Buster install using debootstrap.

Marc Shapiro <marcnshap@gmail.com> wrote:

> I also don't understand why it says that it could not create temporary 
> files in /tmp.  I am running this as root and /tmp is owned by root.  
> What am I missing?

/tmp (and /var/tmp/) should have the following permissions and rights:

 root:root 1777/drwxrwxrwt

apt runs its I/O processes as a different user "_apt" and if /tmp does
not have the sticky bit set, then it cannot create any files there,
causing the error.


Sigmentation fault. Core dumped.

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