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Description of problem:
The change in bug 7511 seems to have regressed: ncpmount is not suid root (I
haven't checked the other executables mentioned in 7511). This is true for
ncpfs-2.2.1-1 (in RH 9) as well as for 2.2.3-1 (currently in Rawhide).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. up2date-nox ncpfs
2. ls -alF `which ncpmount`
Actual Results: Run ncpmount from a non-root account, and get
ncpmount must be installed suid root
Expected Results: Either ncpmount should be installed suid root, or, if that's
a security problem, it should produce an error message saying that that is a
It is indeed a security problem, closing as "NOT A BUG".