Bug#398793: [Adduser-devel] Bug#398793: adduser: Non system wide readable (home) directories should not be 751

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Wed Nov 15 23:05:24 CET 2006

On Wed, Nov 15, 2006 at 05:56:42PM +0000, Stephen Gran wrote:
> This one time, at band camp, Olaf van der Spek said:
> > Non system wide readable (home) directories should be 750, not 751.
> > Or, the question should be made more clear, for example by replacing
> > readable by listable.
> That seems reasonable on the face of it.  Mark, opinions?

I think that 751 is still appropriate just in case one wants to make a
subdirectory group accessible. But I am unemotional here.


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