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Old 11-23-2004, 08:18 PM   #1
Fredstar
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Permissions for /home


I think i did something wrong i was trying to set my /home/user/ permission and by minstake i didnt put / at end of user and set permission for my /home/ folder.

Could anyone tell me what it should be?

thanks
 
Old 11-23-2004, 08:34 PM   #2
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drwxr-xr-x

That is what I have.

World readable, world executable, but [obivously] not world writable.

Oh... owned by root,wheel
 
Old 11-24-2004, 02:45 AM   #3
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In theory, it could even be drwx--x--x. That way, users can't see who is inside /home, appart from themselves.

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