Weblogic Server Logs are Created with Different Permissions than the umask Setting (Doc ID 1274444.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 3-May-2016***

Symptoms

Weblogic Server (WLS 10.3.3+) does not adhere to the system file permissions. The umask for the account is set as:

Log files that are created by WebLogic Node Manager have the desired permission bits set. However, the server log files are have read access only to the user who started the node manager process. They have the permissions set as (-rw-r-----).

Cause

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