Re: root can not save files anymore

On 2012-10-16 12:43 (GMT+0200) Schwarzer, Axel composed:

With the switch to openSUSE 12.2 (from 11.4) root is not able to

Via fresh install, or an update? If the latter, how was it done?

edit (and save) files. That holds true for existing and newly created
ones. Currently I'm unable to figure out the underlying problem.
Other editors work as expected. Even a strace provided me with no

This does not happen on any of my dozen+ 12.2 systems, though I don't run that broken mc version. I have 4.8.3-7.1 from the build service on some, and the current version from the Factory mirrors on others.

Also, I do not migrate settings to ~/.config. I create a symlink there from ~/.mc.

My system consists of:

Linux lnx30 3.4.11-2.16-default #1 SMP Wed Sep 26 17:05:00 UTC 2012 (259fc87) x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

What root filesystem?


OpenSUSE rpm?

Things I would try:

Force fsck on the root filesystem.
Upgrade to the Factory version.
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