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From sl...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: httpd-2.0/docs/manual suexec.xml suexec.html.en
Date Tue, 23 Mar 2004 03:53:49 GMT
slive       2004/03/22 19:53:49

  Modified:    docs/manual Tag: APACHE_2_0_BRANCH suexec.xml suexec.html.en
  Log:
  Backport:
    Mention that mod_userdir is required for suexec to work
    in user directories.
  
    PR: 25477
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  No                   revision
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  1.3.2.9   +14 -10    httpd-2.0/docs/manual/suexec.xml
  
  Index: suexec.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-2.0/docs/manual/suexec.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.3.2.8
  retrieving revision 1.3.2.9
  diff -u -d -b -u -r1.3.2.8 -r1.3.2.9
  --- suexec.xml	9 Feb 2004 20:31:03 -0000	1.3.2.8
  +++ suexec.xml	23 Mar 2004 03:53:49 -0000	1.3.2.9
  @@ -517,6 +517,11 @@
   
   <section id="usage"><title>Using suEXEC</title>
   
  +    <p>Requests for CGI programs will call the suEXEC wrapper only if
  +    they are for a virtual host containing a <directive
  +    module="mod_suexec">SuexecUserGroup</directive> directive or if
  +    they are processed by <module>mod_userdir</module>.</p>
  +
       <p><strong>Virtual Hosts:</strong><br /> One way to use the
suEXEC
       wrapper is through the <directive
       module="mod_suexec">SuexecUserGroup</directive> directive in
  @@ -529,16 +534,15 @@
       type="section">VirtualHost</directive> then the main server userid
       is assumed.</p>
   
  -    <p><strong>User directories:</strong><br />
  -     The suEXEC wrapper can also be used to execute CGI programs as
  -    the user to which the request is being directed. This is
  -    accomplished by using the "<strong><code>~</code></strong>"
  -    character prefixing the user ID for whom execution is desired.
  -    The only requirement needed for this feature to work is for CGI
  -    execution to be enabled for the user and that the script must
  -    meet the scrutiny of the <a href="#model">security checks</a>
  -    above.</p>
  -</section>
  +    <p><strong>User directories:</strong><br /> Requests that are
  +     processed by <module>mod_userdir</module> will call the suEXEC
  +     wrapper to execute CGI programs under the userid of the requested
  +     user directory.  The only requirement needed for this feature to
  +     work is for CGI execution to be enabled for the user and that the
  +     script must meet the scrutiny of the <a href="#model">security
  +     checks</a> above.  See also the
  +     <code>--with-suexec-userdir</code> <a href="#install">compile
  +     time option</a>.</p> </section>
   
   <section id="debug"><title>Debugging suEXEC</title>
   
  
  
  
  1.37.2.10 +14 -11    httpd-2.0/docs/manual/suexec.html.en
  
  Index: suexec.html.en
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-2.0/docs/manual/suexec.html.en,v
  retrieving revision 1.37.2.9
  retrieving revision 1.37.2.10
  diff -u -d -b -u -r1.37.2.9 -r1.37.2.10
  --- suexec.html.en	21 Feb 2004 00:37:43 -0000	1.37.2.9
  +++ suexec.html.en	23 Mar 2004 03:53:49 -0000	1.37.2.10
  @@ -528,6 +528,10 @@
   <div class="section">
   <h2><a name="usage" id="usage">Using suEXEC</a></h2>
   
  +    <p>Requests for CGI programs will call the suEXEC wrapper only if
  +    they are for a virtual host containing a <code class="directive"><a href="./mod/mod_suexec.html#suexecusergroup">SuexecUserGroup</a></code>
directive or if
  +    they are processed by <code class="module"><a href="./mod/mod_userdir.html">mod_userdir</a></code>.</p>
  +
       <p><strong>Virtual Hosts:</strong><br /> One way to use the
suEXEC
       wrapper is through the <code class="directive"><a href="./mod/mod_suexec.html#suexecusergroup">SuexecUserGroup</a></code>
directive in
       <code class="directive"><a href="./mod/core.html#virtualhost">VirtualHost</a></code>
definitions.  By
  @@ -537,16 +541,15 @@
       directive is not specified for a <code class="directive"><a href="./mod/core.html#virtualhost">&lt;VirtualHost&gt;</a></code>
then the main server userid
       is assumed.</p>
   
  -    <p><strong>User directories:</strong><br />
  -     The suEXEC wrapper can also be used to execute CGI programs as
  -    the user to which the request is being directed. This is
  -    accomplished by using the "<strong><code>~</code></strong>"
  -    character prefixing the user ID for whom execution is desired.
  -    The only requirement needed for this feature to work is for CGI
  -    execution to be enabled for the user and that the script must
  -    meet the scrutiny of the <a href="#model">security checks</a>
  -    above.</p>
  -</div><div class="top"><a href="#page-header"><img alt="top" src="./images/up.gif"
/></a></div>
  +    <p><strong>User directories:</strong><br /> Requests that are
  +     processed by <code class="module"><a href="./mod/mod_userdir.html">mod_userdir</a></code>
will call the suEXEC
  +     wrapper to execute CGI programs under the userid of the requested
  +     user directory.  The only requirement needed for this feature to
  +     work is for CGI execution to be enabled for the user and that the
  +     script must meet the scrutiny of the <a href="#model">security
  +     checks</a> above.  See also the
  +     <code>--with-suexec-userdir</code> <a href="#install">compile
  +     time option</a>.</p> </div><div class="top"><a href="#page-header"><img
alt="top" src="./images/up.gif" /></a></div>
   <div class="section">
   <h2><a name="debug" id="debug">Debugging suEXEC</a></h2>
   
  
  
  

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