[Distutils] [issue6] all files installed +x
pfein at pobox.com
Fri May 9 06:01:08 CEST 2008
On May 8, 2008, at 11:29 PM, Greg Ewing wrote:
> Peter Fein wrote:
>> Setuptools installs all files with mode +x (executable), overriding
>> any permissions specified in the original archive.
> ALL files? Literally?
All .py/.pyc files, yes.
> If that's true, then on Unix this is astonishingly
> wrong and definitely needs to be fixed.
I believe I called it "broken and dangerous".
Full discussion at: http://nabble.decenturl.com/setuptools-nose-chmod-bug
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