Subject: Re: pkg_comp runs everything as root
To: None <pkgsrc-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Christian Hattemer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/25/2006 12:02:46
On 24.04.06, you wrote:
>> However an even more effective place for such tampering should be an
>> install script which runs as root anyway. Then the unprivileged build
>> wouldn't help.
> The INSTALL/DEINSTALL scripts are not provided by a 3rd party, but by
> pkgsrc itself, though they may occasionally call utilities installed by
> the package.
I didn't mean the pkgsrc INSTALL/DEINSTALL scripts, but installation scripts
or targets in Makefiles provided by the distfile. Or are they replaced by
the pkginstall framework?