Re: chmod, or better solutions ?
On 10/12/08 08:56, Shams Fantar wrote:
I'd like to know if it's very fine and "clean" to chmod -R 700 / ; Or
are there any better solutions ? My purpose beeing that local users
can't access/read any file which isn't in their own home directory.
As others have said, this is pretty much guaranteed to break your
Here's something that will *mostly* work, and is restricted to
simply adding the Read bit to All users.
# chmod -R a+r /home
The problem is that this command is also a bit broad, and you'll
have to go back and fix everyone's ~/.gnupg plus maybe some others
that I can't think of at the moment.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
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