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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: userspace permissions
Date Mon, 18 Oct 1999 16:22:45 GMT
On Mon, 18 Oct 1999, Ragnar Kurm wrote:

> question: if and how can i run httpd with virtual hosts so that all files
> for virtualdomain are accessed as different user. in the other words can
> apache httpd configured to have uid x if it needs to access virtual domain
> y and uid m for virtual domain n.

nope.

this would require the httpd children to run as root and setuid after
parsing the request... this would make some security holes compromise
root.

Dean


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