usermod — list of home directory names
is an ASCII file that
contains a list of home directory names.
checks this configuration file before changing a user's home directory.
If the user's old home directory is listed in
the user's directories/files will be prevented from moving to a new
Each line in the file is of the form:
consisting of entries similar to:
Only system administrators can modify this configuration file to add
Each home directory is listed in the file by its absolute path name.
Directory names exceeding
characters will be silently ignored by
The behavior of the
is undefined if:
There are leading and trailing spaces in the line.
There are empty lines in the configuration file.
Symbolic links are specified instead of actual directories.
Relative paths are specified instead of actual directories.
was developed by HP.