Make new user sub-folders inherit parent permissions

Ioannis Vranos ioannis.vranos at
Mon Jan 21 17:00:53 UTC 2013

On Mon, Jan 21, 2013 at 6:54 PM, Ioannis Vranos
<ioannis.vranos at> wrote:
> Also, depending on what you want, you can create that common
> directory, outside users' home directories (e.g. like
> /common_directory).
> If you want both users to see it inside their home directories
> (/home/user1, /home/user2), you can create a symbolic link (ln -s) to
> this /common_directory, inside each user's home directory.
> That is, inside /home/user1, and /home/user2, you type:
> ln -s /common_directory

Or better, create the common directory inside /home, e.g.

Ioannis Vranos

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