[Mageia-dev] dir-or-file-in-tmp

Florian Hubold doktor5000 at arcor.de
Mon Nov 7 18:27:16 CET 2011

Am 05.11.2011 14:55, schrieb Michael Scherer:
> Le vendredi 04 novembre 2011 à 22:18 +0000, Barry Jackson a écrit :
>> The BS recently (correctly) rejected a package which attempted to create
>> a dir in /tmp.
>> This was not however found beforehand by rpmlint in the spec.
>> What test is done by the BS to catch this?
>> Why is this not included in rpmlint?
> Running rpmlint on the binary package.
> And rpmlint doesn't replace manual inspection.
Curious thing is, rpmlint didn't throw out this error when running
it manually against the binary package, this was with cauldron
and up-to-date rpmlint-mageia-policy (0.2.14-1.mga2).

What could be the reason for this?

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