[tex-live] test cd image available

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Wed, 3 Apr 2002 16:33:00 +0100

On Wed, Apr 03, 2002 at 06:43:58PM +0400, Vladimir Volovich wrote:
> does the image contain proper file permissions?

the file permissions are fiddled with by mkisofs

> i did not check the ISO image, but the files synced with p4
> still contain a lot of wrong permissions - most notably a lot of files
> in non-bin directories are marked executable without the need

I see those sometimes, and I mean to fix
them. they dont do any harm do they?

> (and some binaries are not marked as executable - at least for
> i386-solaris2.8 a few days ago)
I hope Martin is fixing these
> does p4 sync file permissions too?

yes and no. broadly, it does do the right thing 

Sebastian Rahtz      OUCS Information Manager
13 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN. Phone +44 1865 283431