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Old 10-11-2011, 09:15 AM   #1
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Root umask


What is min/max value root's umask should be set?
 
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The default value for umask is often octal 022 though 027 is "better" control-wise as it requires the user to explicitly grant other users access.
 
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Is 077 ok?
 
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Is 077 ok?
That depends on what you are trying to achieve
 
  


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