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Re: [alpine-devel] Bug reports

From: Michael Mason <ms13sp_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 3 Dec 2008 16:08:56 +0000

On Dec 3, 2008, at 3:35 PM, Natanael Copa wrote:

> On Wed, 2008-12-03 at 13:43 +0000, Michael Mason wrote:
> ...
>>> after a reboot the permissions are correct?
>>> can you show the output of ls -l /dev/null?
>>>
>>
>> I am sure a reboot would help it. I just changed the permissions by
>> hand. Can't have the machine go down ;)
>> I will have to wait tell it happens again.
>> When the first one did it I thought it was because it was older. Now
>> that the new one did it two I thought I should report it.
>
> could you please verify that your /dev/null is a blockdevice and not a
> normal file?
>
> $ ls -l /dev/null
> crwxrwxrwx 1 root root 1, 3 2008-12-03 08:46 /dev/null
>

Misunderstood... Current output with permissions I have set after the
problem was seen.
crw-rw-rw- 1 root root 1, 3 Sep 30 14:43 /dev/null

> ...
>
>> Thanks for your hard work in with this linux version. I like it so
>> much I am starting to use it everywhere. Everywhere I don't need a
>> GUI
>> that is.
>
> thanks! :)
>
> -nc
>



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Received on Wed Dec 03 2008 - 16:08:56 UTC