Subject: Re: /var vs. /etc (crontabs, etc): don't let users fill the root
To: John Kohl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 03/15/1995 10:27:46
[ On Tue, March 14, 1995 at 18:09:29 (-0500), John Kohl wrote: ]
> Subject: /var vs. /etc (crontabs, etc): don't let users fill the root
> In general, I don't want anything that grows over time or is
> user-writable to be on my root file system, crontabs included.
That's a pretty good reason! I was thinking of somthing like that, but
the thought just wouldn't jell.
Greg A. Woods
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