[tahoe-dev] building and pre-existing dependencies

Kyle Markley kyle at arbyte.us
Sun Jul 25 19:08:15 UTC 2010

On Sat, 24 Jul 2010 21:28:56 -0600, "Zooko O'Whielacronx"
<zooko at zooko.com>
> On Sat, Jul 24, 2010 at 12:23 PM, Greg Troxel <gdt at ir.bbn.com> wrote:
>> OK, I'm done, but now having one small issue at runtime.  The egg files
>> end up uid root mode 400.  This seems to be carried over from the
>> tarball (.tar.bz2) that has files 600 instead of 644.  Is there any
>> reason to have the tarball like that?  Obviously I can add a chmod, but
>> this seems wrong of the tarball.
> Hm, when I run "make tarballs" I get a tarball that has files with
> 664. What do you get?>
> But I see that
> has 600.
> There is a buildbot which automatically generates the tarballs that we
> distribute. Here is the entire output from the most recent time that
> it did so
> I don't see anything out of place there.
> Kyle: do you have a restrictive umask on the buildbot user?

The buildbot user's umask is 022.

I have noticed that when I "sudo setup.py install" from my own account
(umask 027) that the files in site-packages end up having too-restrictive
permissions.  Wish the installer would clean that up, because I forget to
change my umask a lot.  :)

Kyle Markley

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