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Re: Getting dh_install to do what we need

Peter Samuelson <peter@p12n.org> writes:

> Not for native packages.
> Not for packages in format 3.0 (quilt).

> In both cases, execute permission in debian/ is preserved, with the
> obvious exception of debian/rules, for which dpkg-source forces the +x
> bit.

But still, how do you end up with random text files being executable in
the debian directory?  Are people packaging on Windows systems using a
remote file system implementation that uses a 000 umask or something?
That's the only time I've seen regular text files be marked randomly

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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