Bug 189029 - /etc/cups/mime.convs shoud be world readable
/etc/cups/mime.convs shoud be world readable
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cups (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2006-04-14 18:03 EDT by Bernard Johnson
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Description Bernard Johnson 2006-04-14 18:03:20 EDT
Description of problem:
/etc/cups/mime.convs should be world readable, otherwise programs like
hp-sendfax can not run.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. hp-sendfax
Actual results:
[bjohnson@localhost ~]$ hp-sendfax
 [ERROR]: Coverpages disabled. Reportlab not installed.

HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (ver. 0.9.10)
PC Sendfax Utility ver. 1.7

Copyright (c) 2003-6 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, LP
This software comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
This is free software, and you are welcome to distribute it
under certain conditions. See COPYING file for more details.

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/hp-sendfax", line 369, in ?
  File "/usr/bin/hp-sendfax", line 344, in main
  File "/usr/share/hplip/ui/faxsendjobform.py", line 124, in __init__
    self.allowable_mime_types = cups.getAllowableMIMETypes()
  File "/usr/share/hplip/prnt/cups.py", line 109, in getAllowableMIMETypes
    conv_file = file(f, 'r')
IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/etc/cups/mime.convs'
[bjohnson@localhost ~]$

Expected results:
no error

Additional info:
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2006-04-14 18:20:42 EDT
Thanks.  Reported upstream:

Comment 2 Bernard Johnson 2006-04-14 20:51:47 EDT
Can we get an:
%attr(0644,-,-) in the interim?
Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2006-04-18 08:36:58 EDT
I'm expecting an rc3 before too long, and that contains the fix.

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