Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of pmagrath


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Jun 25, 2008, 8:47:33 PM (12 years ago)
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pmagrath@…
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MacPorts Group update

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  • pmagrath

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    3737This will allow users who are members of the new macports group to have full write permissions to /opt and its subfolders, and hence to install ports which only affect that hierarchy to install those ports without requiring root privileges.
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     39''I have added a "make group" command to the Makefile and a "--with-shared-directory" switch to the configure script. Running "make group" will create a macports group with the gid of 441. "--with-shared-directory" will let let the group specified by "--with-install-group" have full read write access to the /opt/local hierarchy.''
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    3941==== Privilege Dropping ====