5.4 Changing Default Settings for Local Users
When creating new local users, several defaults settings are used by
YaST. These include, for example, the primary group and the secondary
groups the user belong to, or the access permissions of the user's home
directory. You can change these default settings to meet your
Open the YaST dialog
and select the tab.
To change the primary group the new users should automatically belong
to, select another group from .
To modify the secondary groups for new users, add or change groups in
. The group names must be separated
If you do not want to use
default path for new users' home directories, modify the .
To change the default permission modes for newly created home
directories, adjust the umask value in Section 18.0, . For more information about umask, refer to
Access Control Lists in Linux, (↑ Reference ) and to the umask man
For information about the individual options, click
Apply your changes with .