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From Marc Slemko <>
Subject Re: Agenda for 1.2b7
Date Wed, 29 Jan 1997 19:30:58 GMT
On Wed, 29 Jan 1997, Jim Jagielski wrote:

> One check would be to make sure that the log directory is not owned
> by root, but if it is, is not writable by world or group. Not a
> very comprehensive test, but certainly gets the big one

If you are starting as root, the log directory should NOT be owned by
anyone other than root; it should be root owned and only root writable.

Any checks should be able to be disabled.  I thought the NCSA one has a
config directive to disable the check, but can't find it offhand...

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