Shared library permissions

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Aug 22 13:13:31 PDT 2005


Ken Moffat wrote these words on 08/22/05 15:06 CST:

>>[1] Exceptions being: /lib/libproc-3.2.5.so (555), /usr/lib/libc.so (644), 
>>/usr/lib/libpthread.so (644), /usr/lib/preloadable_libintl.so (644), and 
>>Perl's modules (555)
> 
>   /usr/lib/lib{c,pthread}.so aren't libraries, they are ld scripts.

Well, then that makes it all but one .so library on the entire
system that doesn't have the executable bit set. There must be a
reason for this, damned if I know though.

-- 
Randy

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