Bug 533 - rpm -v flags mode discrepancies on many symlinks
rpm -v flags mode discrepancies on many symlinks
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 1998-12-18 19:30 EST by Joe Harrington
Modified: 2017-01-30 10:51 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-01-12 10:43:40 EST
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Description Joe Harrington 1998-12-18 19:30:48 EST
This report has to do with libungif and libungif-devel,
which are not listed as components on the bug entry page.

rpm -v flags mode discrepancies on many symlinks.  They are
mode 755 or 644 in the package but get installed mode 777
(and it is impossible to change them to any other mode with

.M......   /usr/lib/libgif.so.3
.M......   /usr/lib/libgif.so.3.0.0
.M......   /usr/lib/libgif.a
.M......   /usr/lib/libgif.so
.M......   /usr/lib/libungif.so
Comment 1 Derek Tattersall 1998-12-21 10:42:59 EST
see bug 528
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-01-12 10:43:59 EST
iFixed in recent versions of rpm-2.5.x/rpm-2.90.x.
Comment 3 openshift-github-bot 2017-01-30 10:51:11 EST
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/source-to-image

Merge pull request #685 from jim-minter/issue533

Merged by openshift-bot

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