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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2005-07-14 09:59:35 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2005-07-14 09:59:35 +0000
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+This is the README for pam_umask
+pam_umask sets the set the file mode creation mask of the current
+environment. It tries to get the umask value from the following
+files in the following priority:
+- umask= argument
+- umask= entry of the users GECOS field
+- pri= entry of the users GECOS field
+- ulimit= entry of the users GECOS field
+- UMASK= entry from /etc/default/login
+- UMASK entry from /etc/login.defs