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Re: error: unpacking of archive failed on file /: cpio: chown failed - No such file or directory

From: Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com>
Date: Wed 16 Dec 2009 - 18:08:51 CET
Message-id: <14FF289B-A92A-44C0-AD65-84EDDD922C73@mac.com>

On Dec 16, 2009, at 11:54 AM, Jeff Johnson wrote:

> 
> 
> The errno's ENOENT and ENOSYS are highly unlikely to be encountered
> in with usual chown(2) calls.
> 
:
One last correction (after checking man 2 chown)

ENOENT _IS_ commonly returned by chown(2). But
in the very narrow usage case performing chown(2)
system calls while installing files, ENOENT is highly unlikely
to ever be encountered.

hth

73 de Jeff
Received on Wed Dec 16 18:09:27 2009
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