[Solved] Guest Account on LM12 let browse (and more?!)

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[Solved] Guest Account on LM12 let browse (and more?!)

Postby majestyx on Fri May 18, 2012 1:57 pm


i have this observe on 3 LM12 installations. You can retrace ...

1. start LM12 (as yours default user) and take yours login
2. logout (do not shutdown)
3. login as guest
4. open nautilus, go to "/" etc... to /home/$username/

Guest cant delete files, but as a guest i can copy files from any! user ?!

it is a bug or a feature ??? :mrgreen:

yes, it is a feature.... :evil:
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Re: [Solved] Guest Account on LM12 let browse (and more?!)

Postby biohazard35 on Mon May 28, 2012 1:15 am

I would just like to say that you can change this behavior by modifying the permissions of the user's directory. You just need to right click on the home folder, go to the permissions tab, and Change Group and Others access to None. You can also do this using
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chmod 700 /home/user

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