CVS_Upgrade from 5.3 to 5.4 problem

Eric Anderson anderson at
Wed Aug 17 11:29:11 GMT 2005

Andrey Karyagin wrote:
> Hello.
> Yesterday I try to full upgrade my server from 5.3-STABLE to 5.4-STABLE.
> I made it with instructions from 
> Everything was ok, before "make installworld", that I make in SingleUser 
> mode.
> I get an error:
> # make installworld
> mkdir -p /tmp/install.XVdiLEJX
> for prog in [ awk cap_mkdb cat chflags chmod chown  date echo egrep find 
> grep  ln make mkdir mtree mv pwd_mkdb rm sed sh sysctl  test true uname 
> wc zic; do  cp `which $prog` /tmp/install.XVdiLEJX;  done
> cd /usr/src; MAKEOBJDIRPREFIX=/usr/obj  MACHINE_ARCH=i386  MACHINE=i386  
> CPUTYPE=  GROFF_BIN_PATH=/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/bin  
> GROFF_FONT_PATH=/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/share/groff_font  
> GROFF_TMAC_PATH=/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/share/tmac  
> PATH=/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/sbin:/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/bin:/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/legacy/usr/games:/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/usr/sbin:/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/usr/bin:/usr/obj/usr/src/i386/usr/games:/tmp/install.XVdiLEJX 
> make -f Makefile.inc1 reinstall
> make: Permission denied
> *** Error code 126

Can you post the exact steps you went through to get to this point?  I'm 
assuming somewhere in that path you remounted / rw?


Eric Anderson        Sr. Systems Administrator        Centaur Technology
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