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Re: logcheck: Dangerous usage of /var/tmp ?

I wrote:
> What if the directory was created by another package and had its
> permissions and/or ownership changed by the admin?  Should dpkg override
> her changes?

Matt Zimmerman writes:
> That would be a different situation.

Yes, of course it would, but how would dpkg know that?
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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