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bug#12130: Fwd: bug#12130: "sudo make install" applies umask to new dire
bug#12130: Fwd: bug#12130: "sudo make install" applies umask to new directories
Wed, 22 Aug 2012 02:20:06 -0400
On Tue, Aug 21, 2012 at 12:55 AM, Peter Johansson <address@hidden>
On 08/21/2012 02:46 PM, Jason Eisner wrote:
You can already do this. You can, e.g., install packages with
Have default 644 for files and 755 for directories, but let the user override this by explicitly specifying any of
* the desired file permissions
* the desired directory permissions for newly created directories
* the desired group owner for newly created files and directories
via command-line options on "make install".
make install MKDIR_P="mkdir -p -m 700"
Good! So then, why not correct the default for new directories to 755, as originally proposed?