Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at
Mon Nov 14 15:27:54 UTC 2016

On Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:06:33 +0100, Oliver Grawert wrote:
>On So, 2016-11-13 at 16:24 +0100, Till Uhlmann wrote:
>> "W: Can't drop privileges for downloading as file
>> '/root/.synaptic/tmp//tmp_cl' couldn't be accessed by user '_apt'. -
>> pkgAcquire::Run (13: Keine Berechtigung)
>are you aware the "W:" in the front means this is just a warning ? it
>does not have any effect on the operation itself ... 

Good point :)

since the operation anyway is done by root, anyway, there seems to be
an issue with _apt, that could be fixed. Perhaps just owner:group of
the file permissions need to be fixed.


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