> Is umask 077 bizarre?

Dunno. umask confuses me. Anyway, as I said before, this isn't a general
support list. Ask on kde@kde.org

> I also chmod 600 all my kde-related sockets as
> soon as I start kde, and nothing seems to break.

Erm, except adding application icons to the desktop?

(OK, I doubt they're related, but to claim that nothing breaks in a thread
you started to describe how something is broken is a little inconsistent)

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