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Id: 51043
Status: new
Priority: 0/
Queue: ExtUtils-Install

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: blgl [...]

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Severity: Normal
Broken in: 1.54
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: Inconsistent permissions
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ExtUtils::Install handles file and directory permissions differently. Any files it creates have their permissions explicitly set, but directories get whatever permissions the umask allows. This is inconsistent; permissions for files and directories should either both ignore the inherited umask or both obey it.

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