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Updates available for Base SAS 9.4_M3 : Hot fix W30002

by Moderator on ‎08-08-2016 07:56 AM

A new update is available for Base SAS , version 9.4_M3 :

  • Hot Fix: W30002 - Published 05AUG2016 , Download link for W30002
  • Component name: Threaded Kernel Log for SAS
  • Related SAS release: 9.4


Issues addressed in W30002

SAS Note 57159

In UNIX environments, enabling the SAS® Logging Facility results in logs with permissions that do not follow the umask setting

SAS Note 58667

When files are created by the SAS® threaded kernel I/O services under UNIX, default permissions are set to 0777 (rwxrwxrwx)

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