man-pages? what does this...

Simon Perreault nomis80 at videotron.ca
Fri Dec 29 12:42:47 PST 2000


On Friday 29 December 2000 04:57, Jesse Tie Ten Quee wrote:
> Yo,
>
> Just do an 'ls -alh /usr/share/man' and tell me something doesn't look
> quite right.
>
> on a default (aka no extra users created) LFS-2.4.3 build, the owners
> are user, 1000 and group, users.
>
> Just curios when this gets changed and how, as i usually create my
> default user (highos) with uid, 1000 then that user has read+write
> access to all files under /usr/share/man (not that it's anything
> critical but still worth looking into, imho)

I'm telling you "something doesn't look quite right". This is my output:

[ ~ ]$ ls -alh /usr/share/man
total 104k
drwxr-xr-x  14 root     root         4.0k Dec  7 13:43 .
drwxr-xr-x  29 root     root         4.0k Dec 14 21:45 ..
drwxr-xr-x   5 root     root         4.0k Dec  7 13:43 de_DE
drwxr-xr-x   5 root     root         4.0k Dec  7 13:43 fr_FR
-rw-r--r--   1 bin      users        7.4k Aug 12 21:36 man-pages-1.31.An
-rw-r--r--   1 bin      users         497 Aug 12 21:49 man-pages-1.31.ls
drwxr-xr-x   2 root     root         8.0k Dec 28 12:48 man1
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        8.0k Dec 23 23:39 man2
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users         32k Dec 25 23:38 man3
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        4.0k Dec  7 19:13 man4
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        4.0k Dec 23 23:39 man5
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        4.0k Aug 23  1999 man6
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        4.0k Aug 12 16:32 man7
drwxr-xr-x   2 bin      users        4.0k Dec 23 23:39 man8
drwxr-xr-x   6 root     root         4.0k Dec  6 23:31 pl
drwxr-xr-x   4 root     root         4.0k Dec  7 13:43 pt_BR
[ ~ ]$

UID 1000 is user bin, so I get exactly the same thing as you get. Something's 
very strange. And I think it IS something critical.

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