Bug (?) report: inn-2.4.3
rra at stanford.edu
Mon Apr 10 04:12:15 UTC 2006
Ernst Boetsch <Ernst.Boetsch at lrz-muenchen.de> writes:
> "inncheck" is warning after a "make install" under "root":
> inncheck -pedantic
> /local/news/etc/control.ctl:0: mode 644, should be 640
> /local/news/etc/expire.ctl:0: mode 644, should be 640
> /local/news/etc/nntpsend.ctl:0: mode 644, should be 640
> /local/news/etc/readers.conf:0: mode 644, should be 640
Yeah, inncheck is just wrong on this; those config files will be fine
installed world-readable. They don't contain private information. I've
fixed inncheck in Subversion and it will be fixed in the next release.
> Please consider a new make target "install-root" specifically for all
> operations which require the root login. This would be at least the
> installation of "inndstart" and "startinnfeed".
This is a good idea; I'll do this for CURRENT.
Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>
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