permissions problem with installations from PORTS

Joan Picanyol pica at
Sun Apr 11 15:38:17 PDT 2004


[me too]

* Michael E. Mercer <mmercer at> [20040411 21:42]:
> Anyways, there is a permission problem with
> /usr/X11R6/lib/evolution
> /usr/X11R6/lib/gaim
> /usr/X11R6/lib/gtkhtml
> /usr/X11R6/lib/gnome-spell
> directories. They are installed with permissions 700. They need to be
> 755 for non-root users to use these applications.

I can second this. It also happens with mozilla and friends (my umask is
set to 077)


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