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Re: rwxr-xr-x /root

On Sun, Nov 12, 2000 at 06:58:04PM -0600, Roland Bauerschmidt wrote:
> Yes, we discusses this already. Unfortunately, there we some disagreements
> of what the standard should be. Some people, including me, think that it
> should be 0711. Some other people think we should leave it at 0755. Does
> anybody object if I change the default to 0711?

I think 755 is fine. 

In most instances, Debian is probably used by small groups of users
who work together, and who share work. Public home directories
is appropriate in such a situation. Any private data (eg email)
can easily be kept in a subdirectory.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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