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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: no calls to seteuid in source tree?
Date Fri, 20 Nov 1998 22:57:05 GMT
On Fri, 20 Nov 1998, Aidan Cully wrote:

> A quick text-search through the v1.3.3 source seems to indicate that
> while apache is very careful to set the _real_ userid to the server
> whose connection we're processing, it never sets the _effective_

setuid() sets the effective, real, and saved UIDs if the caller is root.
 


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