texi2html won't build

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Nov 9 12:47:50 PST 2011

On Nov 9, 2011, at 12:53, Jeremy Lavergne wrote:

>> 	First off, what's with all the "User 503" stuff?  True, I don't have one,
>> so why is it popping up?  A search finds that a whole bunch of stuff in
>> the MacPorts directory is owned by "User 503".  I didn't change the
>> owner; there's never been a "User 503" on this system that I know of (my
>> own UID is 504).
> If your ID has made it up to 504, then there were 502 and 503 users at
> some point.
> My guess is MacPorts thinks it has its user at 503 to build without being
> root/you.

But MacPorts shouldn't be installing any files owned by that user.

> What ever happened to user 503? :-\

Another question: what uid is the macports user on your system now? Or is there no macports user?

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