RE: UTL_FILE and default file permissions.....
- From: "Bobak, Mark" <Mark.Bobak@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: Maxim Demenko <mdemenko@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 13:38:02 -0400
Perfect! Thanks Maxim! -Mark -----Original Message----- From: Maxim Demenko [mailto:mdemenko@xxxxxxxxx] Sent: Thursday, June 11, 2009 1:27 PM To: Bobak, Mark Cc: Oracle-L Freelists Subject: Re: UTL_FILE and default file permissions..... Seems, the Note 283379.1 has a workaround. Best regards Maxim ** Bobak, Mark schrieb: > > Hi all, > > On my 10.2.0.3 RAC system, I'm running into a problem with default > file permissions for files created via UTL_FILE. > > The problem is that the user's server process inherits the default > umask of the listener that spawns the server process. The listener (I > assume) inherits the umask from the clusterware that starts the > listener on node startup. Finally, the clusterware starts from > /etc/init.d and inherits the default umask from (I assume) the init > daemon. If I, as the Oracle user, logged in to a particular node, > bounce the listener explicitly, the problem goes away, cause I have > default umask of 022, which is what I want. (Files that default to > rw-r-r--). But, listeners that are started by clusterware, either at > boot, or explicitly via srvctl, inherit a different umask value. > > The question is, where can I set that umask value? > > Help? I can't be the first one to have run into this.? > > -Mark > -- Why make things difficult, when it is possible to make them cryptic and totally illogical, with just a little bit more effort? Aksel Peter Jørgensen -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l