started with openembedded

Arigead captain.deadly at
Thu Apr 2 22:53:34 CEST 2009

Angus Ainslie wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-04-01 at 10:41 +0200, Anas Alzouhbi wrote:
>> Thank you for your recommandation, I'm a new user and programmer on
>> Linux, could you help me how can I run my commands as normal user,
>> with the problem of permission of creating directories.
>> what do you mean start from scratch or do a chown on directories.
>> Thank you for you help that I big it
>> On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 4:49 PM, Angus Ainslie <nytowl at> wrote:
>>> On Tue, 2009-03-31 at 15:45 +0200, Anas Alzouhbi wrote:
>>>> hello!
>>>> I followed the instruction written in
>>>> I arrived to this command git clone git://
>>>> but it shows this error:
>>>> fatal: could not create work tree dir 'openembedded'.
>>>> what must I do
>>> Hi Anas
>>> >From looking at some of your other mails you've been running some
>>> commands as root. It's not necessary and dangerous. It's probably a
>>> permission problem on the directory, so either start from scratch
>>> somewhere else as a normal user or do a chown on the directories you're
>>> working in.
>>> Angus
> Please keep the thread on list
> Google pointed out a few links

This is from the gumstix site but it might be useful. Hope it's of some
help anyhow.

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