Proposed change for Win9x file permissions...

Corinna Vinschen
Tue May 27 07:47:00 GMT 2003

On Fri, May 23, 2003 at 05:01:43PM -0400, Bill C. Riemers wrote:
>   The first one is to
> This changes the fstat()
> function to show Win9x permissions masked by the "umask".  This is the same
> thing early versions of
> the Linux FAT driver did, before "umask" was added as a mount option.
> Obviously that would be the better solution for Cygwin as well.  However, I
> decided try the simpler option of just using the normal umask first.

Applied.  Just two hints: Please add a ChangeLog entry next time and
please use (cvs) diff -up format for patches.


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