[bugzilla at linuxfromscratch.org: [Bug 75] New: ownership of /usr/include/{asm, linux}]

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at highos.com
Mon Jun 25 20:20:29 PDT 2001


Figured you guys may want to read this... 

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Subject: [Bug 75] New: ownership of /usr/include/{asm, linux}
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 20:32:23 -0700 (PDT)
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http://bugs.linuxfromscratch.org/show_bug.cgi?id=75

           Summary: ownership of /usr/include/{asm, linux}
           Product: Linux From Scratch
           Version: 3.0-pre3
          Platform: Other
               URL:
        OS/Version: Other
            Status: NEW
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          Severity: critical
          Priority: P4
         Component: Book
        AssignedTo: lfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
        ReportedBy: highos at highos.com


The kernel, when packaged, is never owned by root:root, and i'm assuming, is 
the same UID/GID that Linus is, hence, when we just copy the files over, and 
keep the ownership, the files are not owned by root, which is a big no-no, in 
my book, anyways.. after the copy of files to /usr/include, a 'chown root:root 
/usr/include{asm|linux} -R' or something along those lines, should be run.


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