Subject: Re: Permissions on the /tmp directory on 1.2
To: John C. Hayward <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/18/1996 12:37:04
/usr/src/etc/mtree/4.4BSD.dist *seems* to have the right stuff in
it. If the 1.2 release doesn't do the right thing for you, please file
a PR.

"John C. Hayward" writes:
> Dear NetBSDers,
>    Everytime I intall a new version of NetBSD I have to remember (and forget
> many times) to change the permissions on /tmp so that normal users can write
> and not delete other users work.  Is it possible to set things up so
> that this is set up correctly in the distribution of 1.2?
>     johnh...