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Old 07-15-2002, 01:44 PM   #1
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Limit a user to their home directory


Is there anyway to limit a certain user to their home directory only. I need this without anyway of them changing it i.e. Limiting to home dir and having it so they have no possible way of doing it.
 
Old 07-15-2002, 02:30 PM   #2
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I have noticed some solutions using privileges. Simple chmod can do job for you.
 
Old 08-04-2009, 10:45 AM   #3
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Could you be more specific as I have tried doing everything but can't seem to get it!

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