[ic] Usertag and permissions on create file

Mike Heins mike at perusion.com
Fri Sep 19 16:33:18 UTC 2008

Quoting Davor Ocelic (docelic at spinlocksolutions.com):
> On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 05:10:42PM +0200, m.mescoli at omnib.it wrote:
> > Perl beginner.
> > 
> > With an usertag i create a png plot file with umask permission 0660. 
> You can set permission 660 or umask 117, that's how it works.

No. You never set an octal 1 on a segment umask. That
is the executable bit, and the effect on umask changes as
a file or directory is created.

So it is 007, or 022, or 002. Never 012.

Mike Heins
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