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Re: Default Homedir Permissions

On Sat, 19 Feb 2011 10:47:42 +0100, Olaf van der Spek
<olafvdspek@gmail.com> wrote:
>On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 9:10 AM, Marc Haber
><mh+debian-devel@zugschlus.de> wrote:
>>>On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 01:44:26PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
>>>> Perhaps it might be reasonable to try to find a way for accounts like
>>>> msql and www-data not to be able to access home directories (add
>>>> "daemon" to their supplementary group list and set the permissions of
>>>> /home 0705 to root.daemon, perhaps), but is this really worthwhile ?
>>>> If it is, the right thing to do is to go away and think about exactly
>>>> how to do it, not to file a bug asking for the default home directory
>>>> permissions to be changed.
>>>This is easily accomplished using ACLs.
>> Please, don't force this on a default install.
>Force what?
>ACLs being usable by default or ACLs being used?

ACLs being used. Additionally, it should be possible to remove
acl-related packages.

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