Where and what do I need to configure so that apps like konqueror and kmail use 002 umask settings?

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Tue Sep 27 20:29:55 BST 2005

On Tuesday 27 September 2005 20:42, Rishi wrote:
> > However, it's not working for kmail and mozilla firefox. :-(
> > Any ideas how to get it to work for those apps as well?
> What I find weird is that when I save a file from mozilla-firefox or
> mozilla browser it saves the html file correctly with umask 002, but
> the folder it creates to store the images is created with 022 umask.
> And when I save a file in Kmail the file permission is 600 and when I
> create a folder with Kmail Save As dialogue the folder is created with
> 002 umask.

Can you try to set an umask in a shell an launching either application from 
there and see if this behaviour changes?


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
Moderator: www.mrunix.de (German), www.qtforum.org
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