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tmon: set umask to a reasonable value

Currently, the tmon umask value is set to 0, which means whatever the permission
mask in the shell are when starting tmon in daemon mode are what the permissions
of any created files will be.  We should likely set something more explicit, so
lets go with the usual 022

Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <>
Acked-by: Jacob Pan <>
Signed-off-by: Zhang Rui <>
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1 parent 951fda3 commit 4adccf9fc84aaf5e4d18442e163d549e0b603075 Neil Horman committed with zhang-rui Jun 17, 2014
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  1. +1 −1 tools/thermal/tmon/tmon.c
@@ -355,7 +355,7 @@ static void start_daemon_mode()
/* change the file mode mask */
- umask(0);
+ umask(S_IWGRP | S_IWOTH);
/* new SID for the daemon process */
sid = setsid();

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