I think it needs sudo to change permissions to setuid on the binary so it
can do the chroot stuff it does.
On Tue, Aug 16, 2016 at 10:17 AM Åke Sandgren <ake.sandg...@hpc2n.umu.se>
> Or just ignore that the instruction say that it needs sudo, it doesn't.
> That's just (with ~99% probability) stupid instructions, that want to
> install in a directory where users normaly don't have access.
> Using easybuild (or when buliding by hand) you should NEVER install as
> root or using sudo!
> On 08/16/2016 04:09 PM, Jack Perdue wrote:
> > Howdy Todd,
> > You could try:
> > preinstallopts = "sudo " # be sure to have a trailing space in the
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