Setting the umask in sudoers

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at
Wed Oct 11 22:49:27 EDT 2000

A umask of 0777 means no permisions for anyone (not even the owner)
which is why it is disallowed.  If you just want to use the user's own
umask you can say:
    Defaults	!umask
the man page is incorrect in this regard.

 - todd

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