Build LOOL - WSD Permission problem - Access to file denied -

Eike Rathke erack at
Mon Apr 23 20:31:29 UTC 2018

Hi Andras,

On Thursday, 2018-04-19 21:16:51 +0200, Andras Timar wrote:

> You have multiple options.
> 1. You can give rights to your user to write /var/log/loolwsd.log
> 2. If you configure with --enable-debug, which makes sense in combination
> with make run, then your log file will be /tmp/loolwsd.log, and /tmp is
> hopefully writable for anyone.
> 3. Last but not least you can configure the log file path, too.
> --with-logfile=<path>   Path to the location of the logfile.

I think the default should not be /var/log/loolwsd.log as usually users
do not (and should not) have write permission in /var/log/


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