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Bug 5898 - Wrong mode/owner of some files
Wrong mode/owner of some files
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Reported: 1999-10-12 17:29 EDT by Enrico Scholz
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-12-01 14:33:08 EST
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Description Enrico Scholz 1999-10-12 17:29:04 EDT
* I am missing a %defattr(-,root,root) in the filelist of
the common packet.

* The smbd manpage recommends a logfile-directory readable
only by root. Currently the mode is 0755.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-10-29 16:31:59 EDT
The %defattr is fixed in samba-2.0.5a-15, which will be in
the next Raw Hide release.

I would think that it would be better to make the log *files*
not world readable, as opposed to the directory. (or possibly
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-12-01 14:33:59 EST
Actually, since the log file names contain client names, they
could be sensitive, I suppose.

Fixed in samba-2.0.6-2, which will be in the next Raw Hide release.

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