Torsten Bögershausen <> wrote:
> (And why is it  "& 07777" and not  "& 0777")

This is to preserve the uncommon sticky/sgid/suid bits.  Probably not
needed, but better to keep as much intact as possible.

> Can we avoid the fchmod()  all together ?

For single-user systems, sure.

For multi-user systems with git-imap-send users and passwords in
$GIT_CONFIG, I suggest not.
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