installing a package as nonroot

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at
Sun Nov 12 18:14:22 CET 2023

No, {} should not be quoted but I am not sure whether adduser does the
right job. If you want to add an existing user itz to an existing
group texlive, you should do:

usermod -aG texlive itz

This is what I do when adding users to groups.

Zdeněk Wagner

ne 12. 11. 2023 v 15:28 odesílatel Norbert Preining
<norbert at> napsal:
> Hi
> Not sure whether this is the reason, but:
>   find /opt/texlive -type d -exec chmod 2775 {} +
> I think you are missing quotes around {}, can you check whether the permissions have actually been changed?

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