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Re: setting umask globally

On Jun 17, martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org> wrote:

> also sprach Santiago Vila <sanvila@unex.es> [2005.06.17.0033 +0200]:
> > There is already an umask setting in /etc/login.defs. If it makes people
> > happy, I will happily drop the umask setting from /etc/profile, so
> > that people do not have to decide between login.defs and profile
> > when trying to set an umask globally.
> /etc/login.defs is only read for console logins, not for e.g. SSH
> logins.
Then maybe the umask setting should be removed from there?


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