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unexpected behavior of 'rpm --setperms sudo'

asked 2019-04-20 13:00:28 -0600

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rpm --setperms sudo on a fedora 29 fresh installation sets /usr/bin/sudo's permissions to 0777; i confirmed it by reinstalling sudo using dnf, which will correctly set the permissions to 4111 and then rerunning rpm --setperms sudo will change it back to 0777.

on fedora 28 rpm --setperms sudo behaves normally and correctly and sets the permissions of sudo binary to 4111.

was there a change in fedora 29 in this regard? is this to be expected? or it's a bug with sudo package or something else?

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answered 2019-04-21 09:16:04 -0600

kurohime7511 gravatar image

updated 2019-04-27 06:20:06 -0600

I tried to reset the permission of the package, and had the same experience.Maybe it is to be expected. mathway

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