Bug 134512 - missing exec bits in /usr/share/xemacs/xemacs-packages/lib-src
Summary: missing exec bits in /usr/share/xemacs/xemacs-packages/lib-src
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xemacs-sumo   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Ville Skyttä
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Keywords: MoveUpstream
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Reported: 2004-10-04 07:56 UTC by Emmanuel Thomé
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: 20050307-2
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Last Closed: 2005-04-06 20:39:01 UTC
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Description Emmanuel Thomé 2004-10-04 07:56:43 UTC
All the files in /usr/share/xemacs/xemacs-packages/lib-src being
scripts, they should have the exec bit set ; it is not the case
(changing this is just a matter of updating the spec file).

[space@dunette lib-src]$ ls -l /usr/share/xemacs/xemacs-packages/lib-src
total 60
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  2582 Oct 13  1998 install-sid
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  5151 Nov 29  1999 pstogif
-rw-r--r--  1 root root 13978 Oct 13  1998 send-pr
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1565 Oct 13  1998 tm-au
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1128 Oct 13  1998 tm-file
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1641 Oct 13  1998 tm-html
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1710 Oct 13  1998 tm-image
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1364 Oct 13  1998 tm-mpeg
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1329 Oct 13  1998 tm-plain
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1386 Oct 13  1998 tm-ps
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1439 Oct 13  1998 tmdecode

Comment 1 Jens Petersen 2004-10-06 12:07:30 UTC
True, well pstogif is deliberately not set executable (see bug 64320).

install-sid and send-pr seem to be gnat related and
the rest are from tm.

Any of them that you particularly want to use?

Comment 2 Emmanuel Thomé 2004-10-18 16:10:06 UTC
tm-file and tmdecode are used from emacs' RMAIL mode for extracting
MIME attachments. Not that I advocate for this particular way of
handling MIME, but some people do.

Setting them unexecutable does break (otherwise working) functionality
in RMAIL. I'm not an RMAIL expect, but I suspect all tm* scripts in
this dir belong to the same family, at first glance.

(sorry I've been late in replying)


Comment 3 Jens Petersen 2004-10-29 05:58:50 UTC
Ok, I sent a mail to upstream about this to query their intentions.

Comment 4 Ville Skyttä 2005-04-06 20:39:01 UTC
Fixed in Extras CVS, will be included in the next build.  Thanks.
Will also re-ping upstream.

Comment 5 Ville Skyttä 2005-04-07 06:46:03 UTC
Upstream replied, saying this (and other permissions problems) should be fixed
starting from the next Sumos.

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