[CentOS] Problem with checkinstall
rmcconne at lightlink.com
Thu Jan 14 15:23:49 UTC 2010
Fernando Gleiser wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----
>> From: Bob McConnell <rmcconne at lightlink.com>
>> To: CentOS mailing list <centos at centos.org>
>> Sent: Thu, January 14, 2010 10:44:59 AM
>> Subject: [CentOS] Problem with checkinstall
>> I installed checkinstall 1.6.2 on CentOS 5.4 VM (VMWare Server on
>> WinXP). After getting the dependencies installed it compiled with no
>> errors. But when I run it in its own source directory, I keep getting an
>> error that I can't track down. The message is:
>> install: cannot change ownership of '/usr/local/lib/installwatch.so': No
>> such file or directory.
>> But not only does the file exist, it has the correct permissions and
>> creation time. I am running this as root. I did change the permissions
>> on both make and install to 0755, but that did not help. The command
>> line is:
> Is SELinux enabled? it sounds like the typical SELinux-related problem.
> what does "getenforce" say?
> check the output of "ls -lZ /usr/local/lib/ " to get the file's context
'getenforce' returns "Disabled"
'ls -lZ /usr/local/lib/' returns
drwxr-xr-x root root checkinstall
-rwxr-xr-x root root installwatch.so
'ls -alZ' adds current and parent owned by root.root with context:
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