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Old 11-22-2004, 04:03 PM   #1
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create a highly restricted acount

How may I create a new account with the following restrictions

Can only access accounts home folder and other home related stuff

has a limit on memory consumption

Thanks very much!
Old 11-22-2004, 04:43 PM   #2
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Chroot the user's account to jail that person to only their home directory. For the memory consumption, my guess is change the ulimit settings on that person. However, they could change it back to whatever they want because they will have access to their rc file.



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