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Old 08-08-2016, 06:27 PM   #1
jmgibson1981
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Make a normally read write folder read only with LTSP?


What would be the best way to make /home/$USER read only to my ltsp clients whilst remaining read write on the host?

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Old 08-09-2016, 12:49 AM   #2
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One option is to make it rw for owner (host) and 'r' for group and put other user in group.
 
Old 08-09-2016, 05:25 AM   #3
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chmod 744 /home/$USER

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