Re: debmake suid programs
In your email to me, Marek Michalkiewicz, you wrote:
> The "permissions specification file" I mentioned could also be used
> later to check permissions (and restore them if they ever get screwed
> up, without reinstalling the whole package).
> Funny, there is already a program to check/restore permissions
> and the documentation even says that it is available in Debian, but
> it isn't - what is the story? It is very old, from 1994 - was there
> some other distribution called Debian at that time? :-)
I just shot email off to the author (firstname.lastname@example.org) to see if he is
still maintaining the package. If not, I may take it up. I have a perl
script that simulates the $CO fixperms (somewhat), but it's slow and
clunky. This may be better.
(work) email@example.com / (home) firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.buoy.com/~tps
"Why am I soft in the middle, and the rest of my life is so hard?"
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