Mock fails when /var/cache/mock is bind-mounted.

Chris Adams cmadams at
Sun Feb 13 18:39:53 UTC 2011

Once upon a time, Björn Persson <bjorn at> said:
> I can't use /var/cache/mock as a reference, but the permissions should be 
> right since I used cp -a. What I have now is:

You can always check the RPM database:

$ rpm -qvl mock | fgrep /var/cache/mock
drwxrwsr-x    2 root    mock                        0 Jan  6 20:58 /var/cache/mock

Have you also checked /var/lib/mock?

Chris Adams <cmadams at>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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