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Re: Permission problems in release-2

On Fri, Jun 12, 2009 at 11:25:21AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Jun 11 21:09, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 07:56:27PM -0500, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>>>On 11/06/2009 11:04, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>After checking the mount man page, I found an option that can be used
>>>>to control umask on a per-mount setting.  I just made '002' the default
>>>>for the release-2 directory so this should no longer be a problem.
>>>The side effect of this is that all files are executable.  I don't know
>>>if that really matters, but at least I had no problem moving pcre into
>>>place this evening.
>>Ok, so the option doesn't seem to work as advertised.  I've removed it.
>>Anyone who creates files in release-2 should set their umask to 2.
>>That seems to work as it should.
>Not when using cpio -dump, unfortunately.
>I'm wondering about the reason for this new permission problem.  Can't
>we just return to the old behaviour?

I AM trying to reinstate the old behavior.

We had a system crash last week.  I'm assuming that the new behavior is
due to that.  Probably we started running new version of fuse which
caused this change.

It's either that or I'm just being mean, made an arbitrary change, and
am gloating over all of the inconvenience I've caused.


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