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Re: Two questions about the installed files of (py)zim


On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 6:24 AM, Cheese Lee <cheeselee@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'm working on the package request for (py)zim for Fedora. This is the review request:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=563844
> And I have two questions to ask:
> 1. The ./setup.py script installs exclusively two scripts with mode set to 0644:
>    /usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/zim/_version.py
>    /usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/zim/_lib/xdot.py
>    Is this an intended result?

Maybe I don't understand the question. These are not scripts, but
module files that are used by zim. The 0644 permission seems correct
to me for module files. Only /usr/bin/zim needs to be executable.

> 2. The ./setup.py script installs an empty file:
>    /usr/share/zim/preferences.conf
>    What's use of this file? Is it a system-wide configure file? If so, it may be preferred to install the file as something like /etc/zim.conf .
>    And if it is a configure file, it should contain some commented setting instructions and/or samples, or some default settings. After all, instead of leaving it empty.

Need to double check, but I think this file is packaged by mistake. I
think you can safely remove it.



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