[Distutils] [issue6] all files installed +x

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri May 9 05:29:33 CEST 2008

Peter Fein wrote:

> Setuptools installs all files with mode +x (executable), overriding any 
> permissions specified in the original archive.

ALL files? Literally?

If that's true, then on Unix this is astonishingly
wrong and definitely needs to be fixed.


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