Directory permission created by "make install" (egcs-1.0.*)

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Fri Apr 17 07:58:00 GMT 1998


  In message <Pine.SGI.3.96.980417031951.8032C-100000@bar.arago.de>you write:
  > It doesn't matter which plattform used (I found this on linux and
  > solaris, too). 
  > 
  > I think this is a bug, isn't it? I changed the permissions to 755 of these
  > directories.
It has been my experience that the install procedure just follows
whatever umask is in effect.

You said you reset your umask -- is there any way it could have been
set back to the old value, possibly via an rc file?
jeff




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