1.5.6-beta2 usb install...mktemp: cannot create temp file

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mik
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1.5.6-beta2 usb install...mktemp: cannot create temp file

Post by mik » 05 Jun 2010, 15:05

usb install fails....

./usb_inst.sh
mktemp: cannot create temp file /tmp/lwselection.XXXX: Invalid argument
Device [/dev/sdc] detected as [HP v100w ] is removable and size=7648MB
Device [/dev/sdc] is not mounted
./usb_inst.sh: line 456: $lwselection: ambiguous redirect

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Re: 1.5.6-beta2 usb install...mktemp: cannot create temp fil

Post by admin » 05 Jun 2010, 16:23

Thanks for having reported that problem. Do you have a /tmp directory on your system ?
Are you running as root ?
I have modified the script in sysresccd-1.5.6-beta4 (not online yet) so that it creates /tmp if necessary.

mik
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Re: 1.5.6-beta2 usb install...mktemp: cannot create temp fil

Post by mik » 05 Jun 2010, 19:15

yes Slackware_64 with standard /tmp and run as root. I will try next beta.

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