[GRASS-dev] backporting help for SVN

William Kyngesburye woklist at kyngchaos.com
Sat Mar 29 11:03:27 EDT 2008

Oh, looks like all the installs there hardwired the -m 755 flag.  I'll  
let you take care of cleaning up the init makefile if you want.

On Mar 28, 2008, at 4:43 PM, Glynn Clements wrote:

> One minor point:
> 	$(INSTALL) -m 755 grass-xterm-mac $(ETC)
> Makefiles shouldn't hard-code the permissions. The user should be able
> to override this by setting INSTALL. Typically. $(INSTALL) will use
> 755 while $(INSTALL_DATA) will use 644.
> -- 
> Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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