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Re: Best practices on system users and groups

ma, 2005-10-31 kello 22:03 +0100, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña
> I would like developers to review and provide feedback for that section,
> specially in form of patches. I'm considering doing a bug hunt for:

> Typically this means that the configuration files are owned by group, belong to the group of the system user and are mode 0640.

Owned by group? What group?

> If the daemon logs to a directory under /var/log/ then *it* should be owned by the system user and rotated log files need not be changed ownership.

What does *it* mean? The directory or the log file?

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