[arch-dev-public] Permissions of community-staging need to be reset

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Sun Sep 12 05:27:05 EDT 2010

Am 12.09.2010 09:16, schrieb Eric Bélanger:
>>> Could an AUR admin (or Andrea) reset the perms of the
>>> community-staging repo db  for both arches?
>> What's wrong with the permissions? dbscripts should have taken care of
>> them.


> They should be chmod 664. I guess Andrea updated the db without using
> the dbscripts and forgot to chmod 664 them (we are no longer running
> the cron job to adjust permissons).

Well, nobody is supposed to touch the DBs without dbscripts, and if they
do, they must fix up the permissions (there is one rare corner case that
dbscripts don't handle right).

The cronjob was an ugly hack that just increased our load needlessly.

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