From: Manuel Fahndrich <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "'email@example.com'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: file permission integer
Date: Fri, 26 Mar 1999 12:33:35 -0800
The OCAML core contains a function
open_out_gen : open_flag list -> int -> string -> out_channel
where the integer corresponds to the file permissions set when a new file is
created. How is this integer interpreted? Does it vary from platform to
platform? (Unix vs Windows).
Similarly, under the Unix module, there is the type file_perm = int, serving
the same purpose. Are these integers interpreted with the standard Unix
octal file permission bits? How about under Windows?
If this information is described in the doc, I apologize, but I couldn't
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