Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 166464
Permissions on /etc/cups/cupsd.conf keep mysteriously changing.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:12 EST
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Description of problem:
The read permission bit for "other" on file /etc/cups/cupsd.conf keeps on getting mysteriously turned off. I have searhed the various logs to try to determine what is doing this to no avail.
How do I stop this behaviour?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. set read bit on
2. printing fails because /etc/cups/cupsd.conf can't be read
3. check to find read bit is off
Actual Results: I got annoyed and set the read bit back on
The cupsd daemon will alter permissions of its configuration files.
There is no reason to have the "other" read bit on for that file, and in fact
there are good reasons not to. In what way does printing fail when this is the
Closing due to lack of response by reporter.