[torqueusers] troubles setting output and error file permissions with "-W umask=022"

Garrick Staples garrick at usc.edu
Thu Aug 21 11:48:03 MDT 2008

On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 11:55:59AM -0600, Aaron Johnson alleged:
> All,
> I am using TORQUE to create web readable files, however when I try to 
> set the umask to 022 (u=rw,g=r,o=r)  the permissions are actually set 
> 027 (u=rw,g=r,o=)  what I am doing wrong?  I need the files readable by 
> others, such as apache so that the webinterface can display them.

It is unfortunately expecting a decimal number.  Octal 22 is decimal 18.  Using
umask=18 does what you want.


Garrick Staples, GNU/Linux HPCC SysAdmin
University of Southern California

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