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Re: Permissions on /var

On Oct 28 18:00, Jan Bruun Andersen wrote:
> Looks good. No errors are reported on my end now.

Thanks for testing.


> On 28 October 2015 at 14:28, Corinna Vinschen <> wrote:
> > On Oct 28 01:33, Jan Bruun Andersen wrote:
> >> Today, as I installed inetutils (I needed telnet for Cygwin; telnet
> >> for Windows 10 does nothing; no error, no nothing) I got an error from
> >> setup-084_64. The error message directed me to look at
> >> /var/log/setup.log.full. Here is the relevant part, very near the end:
> >> [...]
> >> I tracked the check down to a function in
> >> /usr/share/csih/ It checks the
> >> permissions with a call to function csih_check_dir_perms which ends up
> >> doing this:
> >
> > I just (belatedly) released a new version of the csih package, 0.9.9-1,
> > which is supposed to fix this installation problem.
> >
> >
> > HTH,
> > Corinna

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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