[Fwd: Output of fcron job: 'update-website.sh']

Anderson Lizardo andersonlizardo at yahoo.com.br
Mon Sep 22 20:30:18 PDT 2003

Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-09-22 at 19:35, Anderson Lizardo wrote:
> > Is there not a way to set proper permissions when creating files,
> > maybe with umask and/or mount options? AFAIK, it's possible to,
> > when creating a file, set the proper permissions automatically with
> > these tools.
> If you set a directory setgid files created therein will
> automatically be chgrp'ed to the group of the directory, but I don't
> know of a way to automatically set the group writable bit other than
> using a umask.
> umaks might work, but it affects all files, also ones you create in
> your own home dir which might not be desirable.

See http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-linux-e/2000-May/2301.html

It says that "umask per directory" functionality can be achieved by 
Access Control Lists. Is it possible to enable it on the server?

Anderson Lizardo

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