Access is Denied
daniel.atallah at gmail.com
Thu Aug 12 08:46:29 EDT 2010
On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 08:40, Jim Menkevich <jim.menkevich at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Windows 7, I selected to run Cygwin as Adminstrator and then I change the
> permissions on the libpurple/win32 directory and all the files in the
> chmod -Rf 777 libpurple/win32
> drwxrwxrwx+ 1 testing None 4096 2010-08-11 15:48 win32
> I'm still getting the same error.
> So I tried to just execute the binary by itself and I still get the same
> $ windres
> Access is denied.
> g failed.
> So I checked the permissions on that and I'm good there as well.
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 testing None 678912 2009-10-23 19:11 windres.exe
> I confirmed by executing '--help' on the binary and that worked without an
> Does any of this info help?
You really shouldn't have to compile stuff as Adminstrator - I don't.
Check the permissions on $TMP and $TEMP. It could be that windres is
writing stuff there temporarily.
Which version of windres do you have (`windres --version`)?
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