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Re: www/serf install permissions fix

On Tue, Apr 04, 2017 at 09:23:23AM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> Joerg Sonnenberger <> writes:
> > On Mon, Apr 03, 2017 at 08:48:42PM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> >> I think the real problem is that the Mac tar is broken and we need to
> >> avoid using it.
> >
> > I haven't seen anything in this thread to suggest that.
> The mac tar program creates files with mode 666 when run as root, even
> without the p option.  While tar specs are fuzzy, that seems wrong.

No, it isn't. It has been the specified behavior of tar since forever.


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