Changing home directory

Mattia Gandolfi mgandolf at
Fri Nov 24 11:24:10 UTC 2006

arora.himanshu at wrote:
> Hi,
>            I want to change my home directory from /home/me to /tmp/me 
> without getting root involved. It also means that whether I do ssh or 
> scp or ftp or telnet it should see my home directory as /tmp/me. Any 
> suggestions ?
> Thanks,

usermod -dm /tmp/me <your_username>


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