How to influence File Permission Mode

Omair Majid omajid at
Wed Sep 3 17:25:00 UTC 2014

* Medi Montaseri <medi.montaseri at> [2014-08-26 13:56]:
> I am seeing some files with permission 0600 (-rw --- --- ) in my
> build. Is there a way to influence the generated files' permission
> from the configure or do I need to run a chmod(1) on them myself.

I saw an issue similar to this myself. I was using OpenJDK 7 to build
OpenJDK 8 and a bug in OpenJDK 7 was making many (but not all) jars have
0600 permissions.

I added a workaround that involves a manual chmod. See:

Hope that helps,

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