Bug 128136 - gdb info not available for non-root users
Summary: gdb info not available for non-root users
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdb   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Elena Zannoni
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Reported: 2004-07-19 07:09 UTC by Alexandre Oliva
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: gdb-6.1post-1.20040607.18
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Last Closed: 2004-07-29 04:22:52 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:561 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated gdb and libunwind packages 2004-12-21 05:00:00 UTC

Description Alexandre Oliva 2004-07-19 07:09:48 UTC
$ info gdb
sh: line 1: /usr/share/info/gdb.info.gz: Permission denied
(shows man page)
$ ls -l /usr/share/info/gdb*
-rw-------  1 root root 250016 Jun 23 22:40 /usr/share/info/gdb.info.gz
-rw-------  1 root root  88314 Jun 23 22:40 /usr/share/info/gdbint.info.gz

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Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2004-07-22 15:19:20 UTC
This is a problem with the gdb.spec - using %attr is one way to fix it.

Comment 2 Elena Zannoni 2004-07-27 18:34:39 UTC
Hmm, I didn't change the %files section of the gdb.spec in ages, I
wonder what's going on, when I install it, it is readable.

[ezannoni@toffee ezannoni]$ rpm -q gdb

-rw-r--r--    1 root     root       246503 Jun 24 16:17
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root         4429 Jun 24 16:17
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root        87831 Jun 24 16:17
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root         1200 Jun 24 16:17
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root         8649 Jan 25  2003

Comment 3 Alexandre Oliva 2004-07-27 19:15:29 UTC
Please push .9 into rawhide.  .8, built the day before, has the problem.

Comment 4 Elena Zannoni 2004-07-27 20:19:40 UTC
There is no difference between .8 and .9 wrt info files, hence my

Comment 5 John Flanagan 2004-12-21 19:37:07 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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