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Re: Weird /tmp permission/ownership problem

On Mon, 5 Jan 1998, Scott K. Ellis wrote:
> On Mon, 5 Jan 1998, Alexander Stavitsky wrote:
> You did "dpkg -x dpkg.deb /tmp" didn't you?  That's what broke your /tmp
I guess I did. Thank you for solving the mystery.
> permissions, you need to make a subdirectory to extract into, the root of
> the directory you extract the package into has its permissions changed.
> This is "not a bug but a feature"

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