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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject RE: [PATCH] Win32: User directive
Date Wed, 21 Oct 1998 17:55:47 GMT
On Wed, 21 Oct 1998, Ken Parzygnat wrote:

> > > PR 2303 states that the User directive
> > > does not work on Win32.  This is true and
> > > I do not believe Apache should change this
> > > because it would minimally mean putting the 
> > > password of the user id somewhere where Apache
> > > could get it.
> > > 
> > > In order to get this function on NT, you 
> > > should install the server as a service, and
> > > set up the "Startup..." settings to have the
> > > service start under a particular user account.
> > > 
> > > I'm proposing that we just put a NOTICE in
> > > the error log stating that the User directive
> > > has no affect on Win32.
> > > 
> > > What do you think?
> > 
> > Except it does have an effect.  You can use "UserDir /home/*" or something
> > like that just fine.
> > 
> 
> Sorry, you lost me.  Are you saying that the UserDir directive 
> inherits something from the User directive, or there is a special
> relationship?

Sorry, my mistake.  I can't read right.  Ignore me.




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