macOS El Capitan (10.11) is unable to install any software updates or install any software because the
/tmp and the
/private/tmp folders don't seem to be writeable.
sudo /usr/libexec/repair_packages --repair --standard-pkgs --volume /
Gives me this error:
unable to set owner and group on "tmp" Error 1 Operation not permitted unable to set permissions on "tmp" Error 1 Operation not permitted
Is there a way to manually delete the tmp folders and recreate them?
When I tried renaming or deleting
/private/tmp I kept getting operation not permitted.
sudo chmod 1777 also failed in the same way on both
Disk Utility says the disk is healthy with no issues detected when running first aid.
Is there any way to redirect the
tmp location to another writeable folder?