Re: May a package assume that builds are performed with root-like rights?
Simon Richter <Simon.Richter@hogyros.de> wrote:
> Frank Küster wrote:
>> In short: May a package assume that package builds are performed with
>> root-like rights, and thus use non-world-writable directories for
>> caching purposes?
> Absolutely not.
,---- Policy 4.8
| The build target must not do anything that might require root privilege.
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