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Re: per-user temp directories by default?

On Thu, 3 Nov 2005 23:16:43 -0500, Noah Meyerhans <noahm@debian.org> said: 

> Within the security team, there has recently been some talk of
> pushing for per-user temp directories by default in etch.  I'd like
> to see what people's reaction to such a proposal would be.

> session optional pam_tmpdir.so

> I have little operational experience with this PAM module, though.
> Does it cause problems for certain apps?  If so, could these
> problems be solved with a less simplistic PAM configuration?

        It may need some tweaking of SELinux policy, depending on
 where these per user temporary directories  end up in.

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Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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