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Re: Changing standard mailbox setup of Debian?

>>>>> "Wichert" == Wichert Akkerman <wichert@cistron.nl> writes:

    Wichert> Previously Arthur Korn wrote:
    >> Could we please change the default mailbox setup to something
    >> that does not require _any_ SGID privilegues? I just can't see
    >> the benefit of the current setup (as mandated by policy) over
    >> either mailboxes in $HOME or a sticky bit on /var/spool/mail.

    Wichert> Both $HOME and /var/mail have problems, but we have to
    Wichert> choose one as default. /var/mail is the default.

What problems does $HOME have?
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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