I'm trying to change my user's default umask. To accomplish this, I've modified the .login_conf file in the user's home directory. The contents of .login_conf are:
When I log out and back in, my umask level remains the default -- 022. The .login_conf file itself is not a symlink, and has permissions 544. Why is my .login_conf being ignored?
# $FreeBSD: release/9.0.0/share/skel/dot.login_conf 77995 2001-06-10 17:08:53Z ache $ # # see login.conf(5) # me:\ :umask=027: