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#3 Quick Start permissions appear wrong on chmod

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sakoman
Bug (9)
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2007-12-19
2007-12-12
Ben Stern
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In the Quick Start, you mention setting the permissions on /usr/share/sources to 774:

$ sudo chmod 0774 /usr/share/sources

I suspect that this should be either 0770 or 0775, since a directory without execute/search access is not generally productive. If 774 is intentional, this probably should be called out, since it is atypical.

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  • Ben Stern

    Ben Stern - 2007-12-12
    • summary: Quick Start permissions wrong on chmod --> Quick Start permissions appear wrong on chmod
     
  • Ben Stern

    Ben Stern - 2007-12-12

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    Also, the chmod can be done in one step with

    chmod 6774 (or 6775), although this is less descriptive.

     
  • sakoman

    sakoman - 2007-12-19
    • status: open --> closed
     
  • sakoman

    sakoman - 2007-12-19

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    Fixed on 12/18/2007

     

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