Re: Python creates "locked" temp dir

On Dec 8, 6:26 pm, Christian Heimes <li...@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
There isn't a way to limit access to a single process. mkdtemp creates
the directory with mode 0700 and thus limits it to the (effective) user
of the current process. Any process of the same user is able to access
the directory.


Quite right. My apologies for confusing temporary file creation, for
which exclusive access is used and temporary directory creation for
which there is no such mode.