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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2006-05-30 13:03:08 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2006-05-30 13:03:08 +0000
commit6a9e09d57a7722a3a73d3405ef63d3c46f1f7673 (patch)
tree548e97808ea2bba514acaf857b374a6cf5fdfce1 /modules/pam_mkhomedir/README
parent9a611ad9d88dfe3950889277881aa2057c9429d3 (diff)
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Purpose of commit: bugfix Commit summary: --------------- 2006-05-30 Thorsten Kukuk <> * modules/pam_mkhomedir/pam_mkhomedir.8.xml: Fix umask and skel directory documentation.
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@@ -7,7 +7,9 @@ DESCRIPTION
The pam_mkhomedir PAM module will create a users home directory if it does not
exist when the session begins. This allows users to be present in central
database (such as NIS, kerberos or LDAP) without using a distributed file
-system or pre-creating a large number of directories.
+system or pre-creating a large number of directories. The skeleton directory
+(usually /etc/skel/) is used to copy default files and also set's a umask for
+the creation.
The new users home directory will not be removed after logout of the user.