RE: [SLE] complex acl (in my opinion anyway...) question
From: Heupink, Mourik Jan C. (Heupink_at_INTECH.UNU.EDU)
To: Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2005 12:02:12 +0100
i really don't think I understand this 'simple' solution... :(
how can you configure directories on a server to be invisible to users..?
what I want is to prevent users from doing like cd /etc
only directories that should work would then be cd /home and all other
directories would give "access denied" or so. (or would be invisible as you
say, even nicer!)
But how to do this..?
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> Subject: Re: [SLE] complex acl (in my opinion anyway...) question
> > Is there a way, using posix acl I guess, to DENY access to all
> > directories, except a few?
> > So, maybe create a group (mortal_users..?) and put a deny
> acl to all
> > directories, except /home.
> Do you even need to be fancy if all the directories are
> configured to be invisible/inaccessible outside the group and
> owner? Surely it is then enough to make the outside users
> belong to a different group?
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