umask of messages

Łukasz Michalik lmi at
Thu Sep 1 11:22:35 BST 2011

On 10:41 2011-09-01 +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote:
> Mine says 022 (pretty common) and that leads to a default mode of 755
> when writing out a file, so perhaps the system default has changed for
> you? Does this need to be a settable thing? Do you require a different
> mode? Perhaps 600 is a tad strict to be used as default? Perhaps we
> should set the default umask to os.umask(027) leading to -rw-r----- by
> default?
> What do people think?

I still don't see why setting strict localfolders will not be enough:
system won't let other users read files under it, if user sets it to

Łukasz P. Michalik
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