How to Restore files under user's home directory to default
(Doc ID 1955585.1)
Last updated on APRIL 29, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
If accidentally the context or file permission of files under user's home directory had been changed, permission errors or unexpected application behavior might be encountered after this user login system.
For instance, if the file permission of /home/UID/.bash_profile is wrong, login UID will get prompt "/home/UID/.bash_profile: Permission denied":
This document instructs how to restore files/sub directories under user's home directory to default.
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In this Document
|The skel directory|
|Restore a file under home directory|
|Restore a sub directory under home directory|
|Restore whole home directory from scratch|