[svlug] Really simple question

Deirdre Saoirse deirdre at deirdre.net
Thu Apr 8 22:53:30 PDT 1999

On Thu, 8 Apr 1999, David E. Fox wrote:

> Anyhow, I think there may be precedent to have /home/httpd in
> a similar sense as /home/ftp.

Equally evil in my view.

> /home/ftp is pretty commonly used for ftp files.

Only on RH.

> But 'webmaster' is a user, so
> /home/webmaster is justifiable on that basis.

Not unless they're a separate user from root (or whomever). See

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