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Re: make package run as root

On Sat, Oct 19, 2019 at 09:03:12PM +0000, David Holland wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 17, 2019 at 03:32:31PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
>  > It fails because sympa/bin/sympa_newaliases-wrapper is mode 1550 (and we want
>  > it this way).
>  > What is the proper way to have 'make package' run under su too ?
> ...why not use SPECIAL_PERMS instead?

Because to make it work with full-desttir, one would need to patch
several makefiles and some perl scripts (which are also used for install).
Not good for maintenance

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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