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Re: lintian warnings

On Wed, Aug 26, 1998 at 07:00:16PM -0700, Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
> There's a new version of tcpquota on the way, and I'm getting some warnings
> from lintian...
> ----- s n i p -----
> [ttyp4.papadoc]$ lintian tcpquota_1.6.15-1_all.deb
> W: tcpquota: executable-not-elf-or-script usr/lib/tcpquota/create_database.sql
> W: tcpquota: setuid-binary usr/bin/tcp_masq_openhost 4755 root/root
> W: tcpquota: wrong-name-for-upstream-changelog usr/doc/tcpquota/CHANGES
> ----- s n i p -----
> The 'create_database.sql' is a SQL dump, used for creating the database.

Why is it executable though? You cannot just run it.

> What should the changes file be named if CHANGES is not good enough?


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