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

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Thu Aug 21 12:09:31 MDT 2008

On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 1:48 PM, Garrick Staples <garrick at usc.edu> wrote:

> 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.
> *sigh*

oops,   that seems like behavior we probably want to change.  I'm
embarrassed to admit I'm the one that wrote that code!
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