Bug 4938

Summary: rpm -i samba-2.0.5a-1 changes permissons of /etc/services
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Rutger Noot <rutger.noot>
Component: sambaAssignee: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd <teg>
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Description Rutger Noot 1999-09-06 12:13:49 UTC
I recently upgraded to samba-2.0.5a-1.sparc and found that
install-scripts adding the swat service in /etc/services
changes the permissions of that file to -rw------- (whence
trouble for mortal users using tcp services afterwards).
(The script actually does not touch the perms, but creates a
tmpfile which is later moved to /etc/services).
I did not try what happens on other architectures.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-09-06 20:46:59 UTC
Fixed (mostly, upgrades on old packages may still have a problem
under certain circumstances) in samba-2.0.5a-10.