[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
- Subject: Re: Installing Lua on macOS in order to update Lua.
- From: Francisco Olarte <folarte@...>
- Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 12:19:26 +0100
On Fri, Feb 23, 2018 at 10:23 PM, Sean Conner <email@example.com> wrote:
> Interesting. I have two Macs I use (one personal, one for work). On my
> personal one, "/usr/local" is owned by root, so I would get an error trying
> to install Lua. On the work Mac, however, "/usr/local" is owned by me
> (except for "/usr/local/man" for some reason). The only thing I can think
> of is that I have used homebrew on the work Mac, but not on my personal Mac
> (I really don't do development on the home Mac).
Interesting. Who owns & which permissions does /usr have in those? (
i've seen this kind of strangeness in linux/bsd when someone install
packages in some places, and related thingies when my su-happy
colleagues create directories )