[Fedora-packaging] [Fwd: Re: [CMake] cmake does not set execute bit on shared libraries]

Roland McGrath roland at redhat.com
Fri Apr 6 22:43:55 UTC 2007

> Just to clarify, you mean /usr/lib/rpm/redhat/brp-strip?

I think he meant /usr/lib/rpm/find-debuginfo.sh, but brp-strip behaves the
same way.  I think brp-strip only winds up really doing anything when
debuginfo is disabled.

> BTW, kernel modules get stripped only if they're executable as well at end 
> of %install, that one should be an easy one to rectify even if execute bits 
> for shared libs are useful.

Indeed, recognizing them has only the same issues that recognizing
nonexecutable DSO files does.

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