Subject: Re: this is becoming a common problem - sup errors again today
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Guenther Grau <Guenther.Grau@bk.bosch.de>
Date: 06/10/1998 09:46:39
Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Tue, 9 Jun 1998 11:31:50 -0700
> "Erik E. Fair" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > SUP: File server unable to transfer file src/etc/etc.next68k/MAKEDEV
> > SUP: File server unable to transfer file src/etc/etc.next68k/disktab
> > SUP: File server unable to transfer file src/etc/etc.next68k/fstab.nfs
> > SUP: File server unable to transfer file src/etc/etc.next68k/ttys
> SIGH! This is due to developers having incorrect permissions on the
> local copies of their files when they commit them to the repository.
Well, why not run a script before the supscan that makes every file
at least readable for world?
> If I had a dollar for every time I've had to remind people to get the
> perms right, I'd have enough to buy a failing computer manufacturer or two
> by now.
Sometimes it's not so expensive to buy a failing computer
manufacturer. It usually takes more money to get it up and
running again ;-)