Subject: Re: python24-2.4.4 needs privileges to "make clean"
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 06/12/2007 23:10:47
On Sat, Jun 09, 2007 at 09:35:20PM +0100, Adrian Portelli wrote:
> There are a few packages like this and Python has been like that for a
> while (maybe not 2.4 but I definitely have seen it when building Python
> myself in the past). There are also other packages that need to be the
> superuser to build. I think it would be nice to fix this in some
> 'global' way as I don't believe it is possible to fix all the packages
> that do this on an individual basis.
I like Amitai's proposal. It solves the problem for now and it serves
as documentation marking the problematic packages.