[Freedombox-discuss] (fwd) freedombox-setup_0.0.35_amd64.changes REJECTED

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Mon Mar 17 08:03:24 UTC 2014

[Holger Levsen]
> Hi,
> On Sonntag, 16. März 2014, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> > So, what should we do?  Put the file somewhere else (/usr/share/doc/?)
> do this.

I did.  And the package was accepted into NEW after this change.  I
also added code in setup.d/ to put it in /home/fbx/ on the freedombox.

> > and copy it in place in some setup.d script?
> dont. if you do it automatically its equally buggy as the current code and if 
> one has to do it manually, whats the point?!

Your comment about "equally buggy" make me suspect you do not know the
setup.d/ directory in freedombox-setup?  As far as I can tell, having
a file in the package and doing stuff in setup.d/ are fundamentally

But I must admit, I am not sure what the point of the fbx user and its
README file is, so I leave it to others to answer that question.  So
far I have kept it as it was under the assumtion that those who
designed the freedombox setup intended it to be there.  I suggest you
follow up on
<URL: http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/freedombox-discuss/2013-September/005725.html >
to continue the discussion about the predefined users on the

The predefined users with known passwords are a security problem as I
see it, and the README is not shown to normal users of Plinth, so I
fail to see the point of having it in /home/fbx/.

Happy hacking
Petter Reinholdtsen

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