Re: Yocto suddenly creating directories with 700 instead 755.


Manuel Wagesreither
 

Am Fr, 12. Nov 2021, um 11:35, schrieb Richard Purdie:
On Thu, 2021-11-11 at 18:28 -0500, Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
On Thu, 11 Nov 2021 at 11:10, Manuel Wagesreither <ManWag@fastmail.fm> wrote:

Hello all,

sorry, wall of text incoming.

tl;dr:
If recipes install directories with `install -d path/to/dir`, how is the default mode determined? What can cause it suddenly (that is, without updating metalayers or similar) to change from 755 to 700?
when I did this to myself recently, I had changed the shells default
umask value to 077 which caused exactly what you are listing. I would
check to see if the users or system wide umask was changed recently by
an update.
I'd note there were a number of fixes for umask issues in master/honister:

http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/poky/commit/?id=f4fb74465787b50030d7fed5e0b293774ccb371b
http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/poky/commit/?id=c4ecf7c1122380cdbc74fe692aa91756dc5bdf6b
http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/poky/commit/?id=522607e704876c67ed093bac47dde9238709ccae
http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/poky/commit/?id=58c97902933cced2981dfc7480fc0a458b4fb900
Thanks a lot. I will read through the links and commits provided and see if that helps us.

We are currently using poky on dunfell as it were on early September: http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit/cgit.cgi/poky/commit/?id=bdd30be1a3815f70062d8febca91eaf042a77c3d.

Regards,
Manuel

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