10.0-hosted tinderbox: 8.4 builds broken?

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at freebsd.org
Mon Oct 28 01:10:46 UTC 2013

On 10/27/13, 9:06 PM, Alexey Dokuchaev wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 27, 2013 at 04:33:48PM -0400, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>> The distcache directory is created within the build each time before the
>> cache is mounted.  So this becomes a mountpoint.  Does your _host_
>> distcache directory have 0775 perms?  If so, I imagine the perms should
>> be inherited and not require you to do a chmod while the Build is running.
> Yes, whenever I mention /usr/ports/distfiles, I am talking about the host
> (that is, my laptop where I'm running ./tc command from).
> I'll take a closer look about the mount time to see if I notice something
> unusual.

On my system, perms are inherited from the root mount.  Meaning, that if 
you create a mount point outside of your Build with 0755 perms, then:

mount_mullfs /usr/ports/distfiles /path/to/mount

The resulting mounted FS should be 0775.


> ./danfe

Joe Marcus Clarke
FreeBSD GNOME Team	::	gnome at FreeBSD.org
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