|FBTAB(5)||File Formats Manual||FBTAB(5)|
fbtabfile contains lines which specify how the permissions and ownership of various system files should be changed based on the user's login device name.
Comments start with a ‘
and extend to the end of the line. Blank lines or lines with only a comment
All other lines consist of three fields delimited by whitespace.
:’) delimited list of devices (e.g., “/dev/console:/dev/fd0a”). All device names are absolute paths. A path that ends in “/*” refers to all directory entries except “.” and “..”.
fbtab file is used by
chown(2) the specified files to the user
who has performed a login. Additionally,
chmod(2) is used to set the devices to the
specified permission. When a user logs out,
init(8) is responsible for performing the
inverse operation, which results in the files once again belonging to
|September 8, 2014||OpenBSD-current|