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Re: proposal: per-user temporary directories on by default?

On 24-Jul-03, 11:11 (CDT), Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> wrote: 
> I think that getting the package to make the necessary modifications of
> the pam files would be a good first step.


> Possibly with a debconf
> question first. Then we could see about integrating it into base-config.

Please don't. Is there *any* reason why defaulting
TMPDIR=/tmp/<username> is inferior to TMPDIR=/tmp? If not, just do it,
don't bother people with unnecesary questions.


Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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