pam.homedir.perms.recursive

This configuration parameter specifies whether to use the permissions defined in the PAM skeleton directory or the permissions defined in pam.homedir.perms when a new home directory is created for a user.

This parameter can have a value of true or false. When set to true, a user’s new home directory is created with the contents of the skeleton directory and the permissions defined in pam.homedir.perms. When set to false, a user’s new home directory is created using the contents and permissions of the skeleton directory.

This parameter has a default value of false. For example:

pam.homedir.perms.recursive: false