Permission denied error when using gitRepo or emptyDir in a Kubernetes pod definition

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  • When using the gitRepo or emptyDir volume mounts in a Kubernetes pod, trying to access those volumes results in a "Permission denied" error.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • kubernetes

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