[volunteers] Fwd: [web-team] Linode Support Ticket 5649987 - Critical Xen Maintenance / Reboot Schedule

Daniel Gimpelevich daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us
Mon May 2 13:10:11 PDT 2016

On Mon, 2016-05-02 at 11:29 -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Given that the desired ownership inside /var/www/svlug-main and
> usr/local/src/site-docs is www-data:www-data, and the desired rights
> mask
> is 775 for directories, 664 for files, shouldn't this be enforced via 
> nightly cron job?  (That is, enforced after testing the script on a
> test
> directory in /tmp, as a regular precaution against sysadmin own
> goals.[1])
> I think nightly deletion of any files matching *~ or *.bak would be
> also
> a good idea.

Anything like this should wait until after the regular backup regimen is
in place.

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