[torquedev] qsub -W umask

Glen Beane glen.beane+torque at gmail.com
Fri Sep 29 06:15:02 MDT 2006


On 9/28/06, Garrick Staples <garrick at clusterresources.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 28, 2006 at 09:02:53PM -0400, Glen Beane alleged:
> > I added support for changing the umask used while creating the stdout
> > and stderr spool files.
> >
> > There was a request for a behavior similar to PBS Pro, so I
> > implemented that in the trunk.
> >
> > Please test and provide me with feedback.
>
> Is the intent to set the umask for the spooled job files, or for the
> final delivered files?
>
> Setting umask for files in $PBS_SERVER_HOME/spool doesn't seem all that
> useful.


Thats true,  they should be set for the delivered files.  I didn't
check to see if the permissions are preserved when the file is
delivered (oops!).   although I suppose setting the umask for files in
$PBS_SERVER_HOME/spool could be useful to allow other users to check
the progress of your job...


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