Clarification on some bus behaviour

Will Thompson will.thompson at
Thu Sep 9 05:56:22 PDT 2010

On 09/09/10 13:40, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 8:29 AM, Will Thompson
> <will.thompson at>  wrote:
>> while the new rule tries to upload the DTDs (including this missing one), I
>> don't have write access to /srv/
>> on annarchy. Havoc, it's owned by yourself and group-owned by standards;
>> maybe you could grant write access to those in the 'dbus' group?
> My .ssh/authorized_keys on freedesktop got blown away a long time ago
> in some incident, so I haven't been able to do anything on there
> since. Also I'm just not really familiar with the server setup
> anymore.
> So, we need to find an admin to tweak this. Putting it in the dbus
> group seems logical.

What a mess. standards and specifications are both on gabe. annarchy has 
a decoy standards.fd.o directory in /srv! Awesome.

But in any case, I asked Tollef, and he's allowed group dbus to write to 
both. Sorted.


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