[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #6578: Changing file-permissions
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue May 26 17:45:38 UTC 2009
On 05/26/2009 12:44 PM, MythTV wrote:
> #6578: Changing file-permissions
> Comment(by markus.doits):
> mythbackend (and/or mythtranscode) create(s) files with inconsistent
> permissions. i'm not sure whether this is intended (what is the logic
> behind then?), but i think all recordings created by mythtv should have
> the same permissions.
> if it's not mythtv managing the permissions of files, how do files get any
> permission? (i think a simple "chmod 644" (or whatever it should be) after
> creating any recording, transcoded file, ... would solve this problem).
> maybe umask-handling in mythtv is simply broken (sometimes changed,
> sometimes default) and chmod would be a workaround-hack until someone
> investigates this problem further. it's a minor problem then, but
> nevertheless a bug...
Set the umask for the user running the backend properly and all should
work well. 022 or 002 should work well.
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