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From "Ralf S. Engelschall" <...@engelschall.com>
Subject Re: suEXEC+APACI issues
Date Fri, 15 May 1998 08:19:01 GMT

In article <Pine.LNX.3.95.980508134128.3326A-100000@www.pjh.org> you wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----

> On Fri, 8 May 1998, Manoj Kasichainula wrote:
>> Fourth, and last, it has been the decision of the Apache Group to NOT
>> make suEXEC part of the default installation of Apache. To this end,
>> suEXEC configuration requires a conscious decision by the
>> administrator to set it up. It also requires that the administrator be
>> aware of specific configuration parameters necessary to set it up. It
>> is through this process that the Apache Group hopes to limit suEXEC
>> installation only to those who are determined to use it. 

> I've been out of the loop for a while...too busy with work and school.  I
> hope to hop back onto the suEXEC development wagon real soon now...  I'm
> the sicko that dreamt up that original docu-tripe...so I'll have a go at
> it to kinda expand on this idea...  8) 

> <SUEXEC_DOCUMENTATION>
> Fourth, and last, it has been the decision of the Apache Group to NOT make
> suEXEC part of the default installation of Apache.  To this end, suEXEC
> configuration requires of the administrator careful attention to details.
> After due consideration has been given to the various settings for suEXEC,
> the administrator may install suEXEC through normal installation methods.
> The values for these settings need to be carefully determined by the
> administrator to properly maintain system security during the use of
> suEXEC functionality.  It is through this detailed process that the Apache
> Group hopes to limit suEXEC installation only to those who are careful and
> determined enough to use it.
> </SUEXEC_DOCUMENTATION>

> How's that?

Fine, I've comitted it. Thanks.
                                       Ralf S. Engelschall
                                       rse@engelschall.com
                                       www.engelschall.com

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