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From: Franz Sirl <>
To: Ian Lance Taylor <>
Subject: Re: strip looses original file ownership and file permissions
Date: Thu, 06 May 1999 11:43:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

At 20:03 06.05.99 , Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
>    I think my patch produces the behavior that the comments are suggesting.
>    The old code was bogus anyway, cause it tried to chmod/chown "to" after
>    rename with values from a non-existing (exists != 0, this is really a
>    bad-named variable, it's named the opposite of it's meaning) file.
>You're right.  I applied the appended patch, which I think should fix
>the problem.

Ok, this works fine, thanks.

Btw, have you ever looked at the patch in ? Is it the correct 
fix for the make check FAIL on powerpc-linux-gnu?


  reply	other threads:[~1999-05-06 11:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1999-05-06  3:48 Franz Sirl
1999-05-06  4:45 ` Franz Sirl
1999-05-06  9:27   ` Ian Lance Taylor
1999-05-06  9:54     ` Franz Sirl
1999-05-06 11:03       ` Ian Lance Taylor
1999-05-06 11:43         ` Franz Sirl [this message]
1999-05-06 13:57           ` Ian Lance Taylor

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