set default directory for when user logs in

Posted on 2009-04-28
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I run a webserver on CentOS 5.  I created a new user called: "foo"

When "foo" logs in via SSH/SFTP the default directory that the session opens to should be:
Question by:hankknight
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    usermod -d /your/dir username
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    that needs to be done as root.
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    useradd -d /home/foo foo

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