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Re: Building ruby packages fails as a non root user

On Wed, Sep 10, 2008 at 11:36:02PM -0700, Min Sik Kim wrote:

> The attached patch moves targets requiring root to the install stage.

I haven't tested it yet, but looking at the patch it seems that the
compile task is now moved to a stage where it is execued as root.

This seems wrong to me.

Btw, the usage of 'pax -rwpe' in keeps the group and user
id, so a build as a non root user would result in wrong user and group
names in /usr/pkg


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