Sunday, 3 August, 2008

Copy the GNOME Default Desktop to another User

Create a new user, configure the desktop as you want it to be and then copy all files (including hidden ones) from that user's home to /etc/skel.

Everything inside /etc/skel should be copied to home directories of all new users. The files in /etc/skel can owned by root, the ownerships and permissions will be handled automatically when the new user is created.

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