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httpd process userid's

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by jatos, Jun 24, 2006.

  1. jatos

    jatos Member

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    Hi
    I want to setup it up, so that when certain sites are requested on my server, it starts the httpd process under a user other than the standard "nobody" user.

    So say if I call www.thefbsite.com or an url on that domain the httpd process is run as the user fbsite site insteado the default user.
    Jamie
     
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    chirpy Well-Known Member

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    Apache doesn't work that way. Non-CGI pages always run up under the nobody user, only CGI processes (with suexec and phpsuexec) will run under the username.
     
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    How do I get change the usernames on CGI things then?
     
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    Enable suExec (via WHM) and phpSuExec (via Easy Apache/Apache Update).
     
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