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Re: Bug#167422: general: files in /usr/share should be world-readable

On 02-Nov-02, 13:26 (CST), Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org> wrote: 
> Also, make a policy proposal that all files in /usr/share be
> world-readable on Debian systems.

No need; see section 11.9, paragraph 2:

Files should be owned by root.root, and made writable only by the owner
and universally readable (and executable, if appropriate), that is mode
644 or 755.


Steve Greenland

    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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