Preparing for F16 / uid/gid limit

Frode fropeter at online.no
Sun Nov 6 12:55:25 UTC 2011


Den 06. nov. 2011 12:21, skrev Tim:
> On Sat, 2011-11-05 at 19:57 +0100, Frode wrote:
>> my uncertainty revolves around whether there are other things that
>> could be a problem when changing the uid/gid for an existing account
>> in F15, e.g. files in /etc or other places that might need to be
>> modified as well. (I know /etc is not supposed to hold user specific
>> info; just using it as an example).
>
> Do you run mailservers, webservers, fileservers?  Do any of those have
> personal files outside of /home?
>
> Mailservers usually have the user's inbox in /var/spool/mail.
> Webservers usually have /var/www/html for their default serving space.
>

Not at this point.

Thanks to all who helped me get rid of the uncertainties I had!

Frode


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