[aur-requests] [PRQ#18055] Deletion Request for uperm

Dmitri McGuckin dmitri.mcguckin26 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 24 01:10:59 UTC 2020

Not that I care about the package itself but most of the criticisms laid
out are subjective.

Nothing listed above is explicitly laid out in the guidelines for

Unless I'm missing something, /opt is intended for user programs. If you
have a better idea of where it should be, I'd love to hear it, but again,
not inherently a valid reason for removal.

All the best,
Dmitri McGuckin

On Sun, Feb 23, 2020 at 4:42 PM <notify at aur.archlinux.org> wrote:

> eschwartz [1] filed a deletion request for uperm [2]:
> self-published shellscript with no votes. After extensively reading
> the source I sort of think *maybe* it's supposed to chown+chgrp+chmod
> a file/directory all at once, but it ha a super vague  pkgdesc,
> unhelpful --help, and you can just use chown/chmod/chgrp directly with
> less bother. It definitely does not meet the guidelines for "useful to
> more than one person".
> The main problem, though, is that this installs itself directly to
> /opt using sudo.
> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/account/eschwartz/
> [2] https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/uperm/
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