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From "Philippe M. Chiasson" <go...@cpan.org>
Subject Re: [mp2.0] Cannot complete all tests successfully on Solaris 8
Date Fri, 09 May 2003 06:26:15 GMT
On Thu, 2003-05-08 at 06:47, Stas Bekman wrote:
> Bruce Schuck wrote:
> > "Philippe M. Chiasson" wrote:
> > 
> > 
> >>On Wed, 2003-05-07 at 05:52, Bruce Schuck wrote:
> >>
> >>>I have been having a heck of a time attemping to install mod_perl
> >>>2 on a Solaris 8 (Ultra 10) workstation.
> >>
> > 
> >>You are running the tests as root and it seems to be causing a few
> >>simple permission problems (Can't exec "/backup/apache/bin/httpd":
> >>Permission denied)
> > 
> > 
> >>Feels to me like /backup/apache/bin/httpd isn't 0755.
> > 
> > 
> > This was correct.  
> > 
> > 
> >>Double-check that and you can also try to build & test mod_perl as a
> >>non-root user and "make install" as root as the last step if you want a
> >>system-wide install.
> > 
> > 
> > This worked!  Thanks a bunch!
> 
> We should still make it possible to 'make test' as root. Notice that it chowns 
> the files and dirs to whatever the user it's running under (in 
> Apache::TestRun::adjust_t_perms). If you can try again and see why do you get 
> the reports in t/logs/error_log that would be helpful to avoid future bug 
> reports like this.

The chown worked fine, just didn't handle the fact that the httpd
binary, /backup/apache/bin/httpd in this case, was not executable by
'nobody'. 

Guess adjust_t_perms might also chmod httpd 755, or copy it under t/ and
make it 755...

> Thanks.
> 
> 
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