Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 53620
arts package does not install artswrapper with setuid
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:00 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux 2.4.3-12 i686; en-US; 0.7)
Description of problem:
The file /usr/bin/artswrapper is not installed with the setuid root
permission. The "aRts control" utility indicates that this is a
requirement for smooth audio playback. Additionally, because the file is
not setuid, some options in the KDE control center for "sound server" have
This file should probably be installed setuid.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
This bug was filed under component kdelibs because I couldn't find an arts
This was intentional because artswrapper did not have a security audit in the
It was audited for 7.2, and it is setuid in the current packages.