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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.