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Old 11-23-2009, 10:38 AM   #1
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Set umask for process running root user


Hey Guys,

I am trying to set the umask for a process(orkaudio) which is running as the root user. This program creates dir and files and I need the umask to be 022. I have edited my /etc/bashrc -- and when i type in umask i get 0022 --- Not sure how to go about getting this resolved...

any help would be greatly appreciated....
 
Old 11-23-2009, 05:01 PM   #2
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For all practical intents and purposes the result should
be the same, unless your program is trying to do "sticky" things.

As for actually changing it - have a look at /etc/profile


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