Russ Allbery writes ("Re: Atlas proposal"): > I recommend instead doing the same thing that all the out-of-tree kernel > modules that build with module-assistant do: ship the source as a .tar.bz2 > file, unpack it during the build, and then make clean after a successful > build. > > Please don't ship files mode 600. It's a Policy violation for all the > good reasons stated in Policy. You are, of course, entirely right. Ian.