[torquedev] qsub -W umask

Garrick Staples garrick at clusterresources.com
Fri Sep 29 17:23:07 MDT 2006

On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 08:15:02AM -0400, Glen Beane alleged:
> 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...

Now that I think about it, didn't we already set '-p' as an arg to 'cp'
for this case?  I remember doing it, but it doesn't actually appear to
be true.

  if (rmtflg == 0)
    /* local copy */

    ag0 = "/bin/cp";
    ag1 = "-r";

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