Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 439425
incorrectly handles dangling symlinks
Last modified: 2014-03-16 23:13:17 EDT
Description of problem:
Error(04) File /usr/bin/platex-jis, which is placed in PATH
directory /usr/bin, is writable NOT only by his owner! The correct permissions
should be 755.
platex-jis, in this case, is a dangling symlink to /usr/bin/ptex (which doesn't
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
thanks for the report. Yes, I didn't consider this situation. It was a trivial
fix. Again, you can find it in our git or in next release.
Also it inspired me to create a special test called "symlinks" :o) (for now it
sits in my TODO list..)