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Re: shellutils grave bug

On Wed, Jun 02, 1999 at 03:03:14PM +0100, Julian Gilbey wrote:
> Found the problem: the slink version of debhelper didn't strip the
> setuid bit from executables, the current potato version does.  Fix:
>   dh_fixperms -Xbin/su

Istr the "recommended" way of doing this (i.e. the way shown in
/usr/doc/debhelper/examples) is to do dh_fixperms and then explicitly
chown/chmod binaries you want setuid/setgid.

Of course, your way works too, I'm just commenting :}

Steve Haslam               Debian GNU/Linux               araqnid@debian.org
orbit, gnome-libs, gnome-core, gnome-control-center, gdm, p3nfs,
theme-convertors, device3dfx. what, me worry?

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