Lintian Reports

W non-standard-executable-perm

All reports of non-standard-executable-perm for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Executables that are not setuid or setgid should always have a mode of 0755. Since anyone can obtain the executable by downloading the Debian package and extracting it, restricting access serves little purpose.

Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 10.9 (Permissions and owners) for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: files/permissions, Type: binary, udeb

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