[Slackbuilds-users] Wrong permissions after installation, broken download link

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Sat May 14 17:45:32 UTC 2016

> It looks like in that case even our standard _find_ wouldn't do the job,
> since the directories have "this" special permissions.
> I might be wrong though, and I don't have enough power to analyze ;).
> Doing the (very) naive:
> $ grep -L ^find */*/*.SlackBuild
> reveals around 150 SlackBuilds that do not use find to set permissions.
> And it's probably correct in most of the cases.
> But more alarming might be the following fact:
> $ grep -L ^find */*/*.SlackBuild | grep "icon-theme\|icons"
> desktop/awoken-icon-theme/awoken-icon-theme.SlackBuild
> desktop/faba-icon-theme/faba-icon-theme.SlackBuild
> desktop/faba-mono-icons/faba-mono-icons.SlackBuild
> desktop/moka-icon-theme/moka-icon-theme.SlackBuild
> desktop/numix-icon-theme-bevel/numix-icon-theme-bevel.SlackBuild
> desktop/numix-icon-theme-circle/numix-icon-theme-circle.SlackBuild
> desktop/numix-icon-theme/numix-icon-theme.SlackBuild
> and it looks like in some cases we depend solely on the permissions
> provided by the tarball packager.
> Which might not work out well in every case.

Thanks for spotting it
i have fixed some packages on my branch, but not all of them have wrong
permission at the resulting packages even though they didn't use the
find command to replace it.

let us know if you still find more wrong-permission packages.

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo

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