>Don't add users with home directory /
>I recently did this (0.99.15) and Linux started recursively chowning
>ALL of my files from / on to the new user.
You didn't say HOW you added that user. useradd(1) calls copy_tree
and copy_tree only chown's the files it copies from /etc/skel. Now
if you used that "adduser" thing ...
Quote:>"I hate you.. you hate me.. let's hang Barney from a tree; then we'll get
>a 2 x 4 and beat him black and blue.. Won't you say you hate him too?"
Check my .sig if you have any questions ...
John F. Haugh II [ NRA-ILA ] [ Kill Barney ] !'s: ...!cs.utexas.edu!rpp386!jfh
There are three documents that run my life: The King James Bible, the United
States Constitution, and the UNIX System V Release 4 Programmer's Reference.