I'm involved in a rather big project and I'm trying to automate as much of it as possible.
The problem I'm tackling right now consists of the following.
Assume I have a web interface that accepts a domain (for this example, we shall use banana.com)
the web interface then removes any dots, hyphens or any other special character from the domain name and passes the resulting string as a parameter to a bash script, which in turn invokes the useradd command.
so in this case, the command will be invoked as
useradd -m bananacom
This is all good and well and works fine.
I have also modified the /etc/skel folder to automatically create public_html and tmp folders in each users home directory.
Since we are using a very heavily customized NGINX version (Running on Centos 7) I need that everything under /home/$user/public_html (including the public html folder itself)
will always be set to 750 permissions, and $user:nginx ownership.
Meaning the as soon as I cerated the user, if I'd go to /home/bananacom
I'd see 2 folders in it:
Both will have drxw for bananacom, r-x for nginx and --- for other.
also, I need anything created under the public_html to defualt to those settings as well.
How would I go about creating such a thing?