Bug#870638: systemd: /var/log/btmp has inconsistent permissions

Michael Biebl biebl at debian.org
Wed Oct 4 23:22:02 BST 2017

Control: forwarded -1 https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/6997
Control: tags -1 fixed-upstream

On Thu, 03 Aug 2017 17:46:49 +0100 Mark Charter <mark at nctr.co.uk> wrote:

> I suggest that the three sources of file permissions should be made
> consistent, for example by changing the permissions in
> /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/var.conf from
> f /var/log/btmp 0600 root utmp -
> to
> f /var/log/btmp 0660 root utmp -

This was fixed upstream the same way you suggested. Marking the bug
report accordingly.

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universe are pointed away from Earth?

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