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Old 04-15-2008, 02:27 PM
"Jason Pyeron"
Default nis and new users

Every time a "new" user logs into a development box (which does not use nfs
for the home dirs) the get could not chdir to their home dir. They call me
with the error and I do a:

cp -a /etc/skel/ ~USER && chown USER.users -R ~USER/

and it is fixed.

Is there an automated way?

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