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Old 03-24-2006, 06:09 AM   #1
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Umask is to be set by users or system ?


Umask has to be set by users or it is system convention ?

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There is a default umask applied when a user is added to the system. Then, a user can change his own umask to some other value.
Old 03-24-2006, 06:36 AM   #3
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hi bigrigdriver ,

thanks for your response .

when a user is added to the system then a default umask is applied. what is the defalult umask for a newlly added user ?

pls help..
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