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Re: umask problem



Hello Jeff,

Bash will not read the profile when in notty mode.
The /etc/profile and .bash_profile both set the umask to 022, so after
login, the hostA and hostB any user have same umask.
The problem occurs in notty mode.

Regards,
Ding Honghui

Jeff D wrote:
> On Thu, 5 Feb 2009, Ding Honghui wrote:
> 
>> Hello list,
>>
>> I encounter a problem and can't finger out why it is:
>>
>> For hostA
>> 1. ssh user@hostA umask shows 0022
>> 2. ssh root@hostA umask shows 0022
>> For hostB
>> 3. ssh user@hostB umask shows 0077
>> 4. ssh root@hostB umask shows 0022
>>
>> md5sum for files
>> /etc/login.defs
>> /etc/pam.d/login
>> /etc/pam.d/ssh
>> /etc/ssh/sshd_config
>> in both hosts are same
>>
>> What can be reason the umask are different in normal user when ssh in
>> notty mode?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Ding Honghui
> 
> Have you checked that users .bash_profile, that would be my first guess..
> 
> Jeff
> 


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