chmod -R g+w /usr/ports?
roth at iam.unibe.ch
Wed Apr 6 03:23:43 PDT 2005
On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 07:12:30PM +0900, Joel wrote:
> I'm sure this is a flamewar kind of question. I did at least search the
> ports archive for "chmod".
> So, here's my probably shallow analysis:
> My general admin user is a member of wheel. The ports tree is all group
> wheel. Therefore,
> chmod -R g+w /usr/ports
> and I can at least make without being root.
> What am I missing, besides the obvious -- make install won't fly without
> su or sudo?
you're missing WRKDIRPREFIX
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