[SciPy-dev] error: /tmp/__dummy.f: Permission denied

Pearu Peterson pearu at cens.ioc.ee
Fri Nov 22 15:33:37 CST 2002

On Fri, 22 Nov 2002, Nils Wagner wrote:

> running find_fortran_compiler 
> error: /tmp/__dummy.f: Permission denied 
> Any idea ? 

Check your permissions to /tmp. Or may be there exists /tmp/__dummy.f
already, created by root or another user, but you don't have
permissions to overwrite it. Or... there are number of other possible
reasons to see this message and that probably are not related to scipy at


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