Incorrect permissions on some man pages

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Nov 23 12:18:39 PST 2005


Tushar Teredesai wrote these words on 11/23/05 14:12 CST:

> There is nothing for us to do. Having 755 permissions on man pages is
> not going to cause a problem.

I mentioned that it "wasn't really broken" in my initial message.

My intentions were to point out an *inconsistency*. Of the more than
500 packages I have installed on my system, only *1* installs man
pages with other than 644 perms.

-- 
Randy

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