[Snort-users] Re: Permission denied (snort Snort)

Nigel Houghton nigel at ...1935...
Thu Feb 10 05:42:41 EST 2005


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> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 20:51:19 -0800 (PST)
> From: snort Snort <snort_sam at ...131...>
> To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Snort-users] Permission denied
> 
> Hi,
> 
> As root, after applied patched from snortsam, I tried
> to make install snort-2.3.0RC2 in FreeBSD 5.3, I got
> Permission denied on the directory /usr/local/bin
> 
> test -z "/usr/local/bin" ||  "/usr/local/bin"
> /usr/local/bin: Permission denied
> *** Error code 126
> 
> Stop in /usr/local/snort-2.3.0RC2/src.
> *** Error code 1
> 
> Stop in /usr/local/snort-2.3.0RC2/src.
> *** Error code 1
> 
> Stop in /usr/local/snort-2.3.0RC2/src.
> *** Error code 1
> 
> Stop in /usr/local/snort-2.3.0RC2.
> root at ...13021... [11:14pm] [...local/snort-2.3.0RC2]# test -z
> "/usr/local/bin" || "/usr/local/bin"
> /usr/local/bin: Permission denied.
> root at ...13021... [11:14pm] [...local/snort-2.3.0RC2]#
> 
> How can I fix this error?
> 
> Millions thanks
> 
> sam.

Check to see if you have the immutable flag set on that part of the
file system. (man chflags)

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     Nigel Houghton      Research Engineer       Sourcefire Inc.
                   Vulnerability Research Team

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