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Re: [lvm-devel] [PATCH 11/11] debian: drop concept of OWNER/GROUP and let install do it's job for permissions



On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 11:14:57AM +0100, Alasdair G Kergon wrote:
> If I run this outside a packaging framework I still need the permissions
> to be set.

Hu? All it changes is to make them writable for the user. Having
unwritable files does not really make fun.

> So then leave this unchanged, and there is no point in Debian or any other
> packaging system removing the existing permission setting because the packaging
> system is going to override it afterwards anyway.

It still is, because it breaks my assumptions of the development process
to have unwritable files en masse.

Bastian

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