[tex-live] strange changing permissions
vivrii at gmail.com
Sun Mar 21 20:08:44 CET 2010
On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 2:50 PM, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 19, 2010 at 8:47 AM, Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 19, 2010 at 7:17 AM, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 12:42 PM, Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> It is not TeXLive utility (as it is on linux). In fact on Mac I always
>>>> maintain TL via sudo (as a root) and never had such problems
>>>> I changed umask to 022
>>> The problem on Mac comes when you have multiple users.
>> This is NOT problem I experienced on Mac but он linux. On Macs where
>> I run tlmgr as a root this problem NEVER occurred.
> Do you have (non-admin) users working in SSH sessions wanting to run tlmgr?
Both me and user texlive (my alter ego) are not admin and texlive is
running tlmgr to update
There is no reason why anyone should not be able to run tlmgr in the read mode
So far after changing umask of user texlive I have not observed
> George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
> Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
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