[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: PSPP-BUG: [GNU PSPP 1.0.1] testsuite: 36 failed

From: Ross, Daniel B.
Subject: Re: PSPP-BUG: [GNU PSPP 1.0.1] testsuite: 36 failed
Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 18:23:27 +0000

The added text is added by our exchange server automatically on just about all our emails..  I have no control over that.  I apologize for that, even though I can do nothing about it.


Operating Systems Analyst/Development, Lead
Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University
Cell (404) 275-4202

From: John Darrington <address@hidden>
Sent: Monday, September 18, 2017 2:19 PM
To: Ross, Daniel B.
Cc: Friedrich Beckmann; address@hidden
Subject: Re: PSPP-BUG: [GNU PSPP 1.0.1] testsuite: 36 failed
On Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 06:02:25PM +0000, Ross, Daniel B. wrote:
     I dont that is the problem.  For some reason the test suite created directories with absolutely no permissions:
     ls -l
     total 8
     d--------- 2 root root 2048 Sep 18 13:55 directory
     -rw-r--r-- 1 root root   84 Sep 18 13:55 file.sps
     -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root  334 Sep 18 13:55 run
     -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  621 Sep 18 13:55 testsuite.log
     Any ideas why?

I think like Frederick is suggesting, this is because you are building as root.
This lays you open to all sorts of security problems and you should not do it.
Build as a normal user.

     This e-mail message (including any attachments) is for the sole use of
     the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged

That is not correct.  The purpose of bug reports is to assist ALL interested
parties.  That is why we make these reports publically readable.

     If the reader of this message is not the intended
     recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution
     or copying of this message (including any attachments) is strictly

Says who?  You do not have any legal or moral authority to make such a prohibition.
Please do not intimidate people in this way.
     If you have received this message in error, please contact
     the sender by reply e-mail message and destroy all copies of the
     original message (including attachments).

No.  I'm sorry I am not going to do that.  If you send your email to the wrong
place then that is your problem and not mine. 

Please don't put this text on your email.

Avoid eavesdropping.  Send strong encrypted email.
PGP Public key ID: 1024D/2DE827B3
fingerprint = 8797 A26D 0854 2EAB 0285  A290 8A67 719C 2DE8 27B3
See http://sks-keyservers.net or any PGP keyserver for public key.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]