[Rd] File permissions test during R CMD check

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd@debian.org
Fri, 15 Mar 2002 20:27:33 -0600

On Fri, Mar 15, 2002 at 12:44:34PM -0500, Paul Gilbert wrote:
> Don't get me wrong, I think this is a problem in the Linux
> distributions, not in R.

Please don't generalise. Debian had 022 since at least 1995:

edd@sonny:~> grep umask /etc/skel/.[a-z]*
/etc/skel/.bash_profile:umask 022


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