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When login in as guest or creating a new user, can I have a skeleton home folder (akin to /etc/skel on other unixes) pre-filled with files, and having some customized preferences?

Otherwise, is there any other way to achieve this?

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Mac OS X stores the equivelant of /etc/skel in /System/Library/User\ Template/English.lproj

http://www.cs.dixie.edu/ldap/server/ldap/final_ldap.php

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