Recommended Permissions for files residing in /etc/skel (eg .bash_profile etc)

Dan Winkler cryptoniks at
Wed Mar 29 20:43:36 PST 2006

>Dan Winkler wrote these words on 03/29/06 14:08 CST:
>>I however am wondering what would be the best suggested permissions for 
>>the files in /etc/skel
>I always set them to 0600. That way the default is for them to be
>installed in user's home dirs with the same perms (my personal preference
>is that these files in user's home dirs are set to 0600). Some will set
>to 0400 so the files will be read-only.

Great Thanx Randy

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