Commit ba869597 authored by Allan McRae's avatar Allan McRae
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Disable directory ownership warnings

There was a lot of confusion regarding these warnings, particularly for
packages that create users post_install and then chown the directories.
Signed-off-by: Allan McRae's avatarAllan McRae <>
parent 0c9f4329
......@@ -220,8 +220,10 @@ static int extract_single_file(alpm_handle_t *handle, struct archive *archive,
} else {
if(S_ISDIR(lsbuf.st_mode)) {
if(S_ISDIR(entrymode)) {
#if 0
uid_t entryuid = archive_entry_uid(entry);
gid_t entrygid = archive_entry_gid(entry);
/* case 6: existing dir, ignore it */
if(lsbuf.st_mode != entrymode) {
......@@ -236,6 +238,11 @@ static int extract_single_file(alpm_handle_t *handle, struct archive *archive,
entrymode & mask);
#if 0
/* Disable this warning until our user management in packages has improved.
Currently many packages have to create users in post_install and chown the
directories. These all resulted in "false-positive" warnings. */
if((entryuid != lsbuf.st_uid) || (entrygid != lsbuf.st_gid)) {
_alpm_log(handle, ALPM_LOG_WARNING, _("directory ownership differs on %s\n"
"filesystem: %u:%u package: %u:%u\n"), filename,
......@@ -245,6 +252,7 @@ static int extract_single_file(alpm_handle_t *handle, struct archive *archive,
"filesystem: %u:%u package: %u:%u\n", filename,
lsbuf.st_uid, lsbuf.st_gid, entryuid, entrygid);
_alpm_log(handle, ALPM_LOG_DEBUG, "extract: skipping dir extraction of %s\n",
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