Re: default file permissions
* Antiphon [Mon, 10 May 2004 20:23:02 -0400]:
> > > rw-rw---- would be 660
> > So setting my umask to 006 would lead to let new files be 660, right?
> That should do the trick
sorry but nope. UMASK=006 would yield permissions rwxrwx--x (771). you
need a little binary arithmetic to understand umasks. google should
provide pages with detailed explanations of this.
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