Subject: pkg_add does not set setuid bit?
To: None <>
From: Matthias Buelow <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/22/2005 00:41:24
Hi folks,

doesn't pkg_add set the setuid flag when installing packages?  I 
installed xscreensaver and sudo as packages remotely from 
via pkg_add and had to manually set the setuid bit because otherwise 
they would complain (sudo wouldn't work, of course, and xscreensaver 
couldn't lock the display).  Is this normal?  I'm using pkg_add from