Re: Accepted aptitude 0.3.4-1 (source all i386)
On 02-Oct-05, 09:34 (CDT), "Bernhard R. Link" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> * Joey Hess <email@example.com> [051002 05:57]:
> > > - The password database is used instead of $HOME to determine where
> > > aptitude's configuration file goes, so people using sudo don't end up
> > > with root-owned mode 0700 files in their home directory.
> > > (Closes: #272429, #274216, #285334, #272409)
> > Well, aptitude and debconf both it seems. Which suggests to me this is a
> > larger problem. Also note that I got just as many bugs reports after I
> > made debconf do this as I was able to close by doing it. :-/
> This is not really a larger problem, but just a problem in sudo.
Not really: sudo -H aptitude
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