Secure directory permissions (UNIX)

The installation directory and its subdirectories require specific permissions, depending on each directory's function.

Table 1. Secure permissions for the installation directory and subdirectories
Subdirectory Owner Group Permissions (octal)
. ($ONEDB_HOME) informix informix 755
bin informix informix 755
lib informix informix 755
gls informix informix 755
msg informix informix 755
etc informix DBSA 775
aaodir informix AAO 775
dbssodir informix DBSSO 775
tmp informix informix 770

See Administrative roles and role separation for more information about Database Server Administrator (DBSA), Audit Analysis Officer (AAO), and Database System Security Officer (DBSSO) groups.