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Re: RFS: libapache2-mod-auth-cas

Michele Baldessari wrote:
> Hi Luk,
> On Wed, 2008-12-10 at 23:49 +0100, Luk Claes wrote:
>> [Note: I'm not subscribed to the list, please Cc me in replies.]
> Sorry for the late reply, but you misstyped my e-mail (puparazzo instead
> of pupazzoo)
> so I managed to see your mail just now.

Oh sorry.

>> Your package [1] has a dpatch in debian/patches, but there doesn't seem
>> to be any rule to actually (de)apply it nor any build dependency on dpatch?
> Ops, just a leftover of a patch that was needed in versions < 1.0.8.
> Removed 
> in svn trunk.


>> I thought dpkg-statoverride was meant to make it possible for the
>> sysadmin to override the package's permissions, but you first
>> unconditionally set the permissions and only afterwards call
>> dpkg-statoverride, how is that supposed to work?
> I reread the old threads on debian-mentors, and given that there is no
> prior package and
> www-data is in base-passwd, dpkg-statoverride is not needed (although
> [1] seems to
> imply that dpkg-statoverride should be used everytime a permission is
> changed in postinst)
> So I removed the postinst change and changed dh_fixperms appropriately
> in trunk. Thanks for noticing and let me know if you'd like me to upload
> a 1.0.8-2 to mentors.

Please do and ping me for upload, TIA.



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