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Re: unexecutable debian scripts

rdm@tad.micro.umn.edu writes ("unexecutable debian scripts"):
> While examining the dpkg info directory, I happened to notice that a 
> lot of the debian scripts are unexecutable.
> This strikes me as strange.  Does dpkg just ignore these?  Do
> they get executed?

You must have looked while packages were `unpacked'; dpkg chmods the
scripts to make them executable before it runs them, IIRC.

If it doesn't please let me know and report it as a bug :-).


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