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From James Sutherland <>
Subject Re: better suexec control proposal
Date Wed, 16 Feb 2000 16:40:22 GMT
On Wed, 16 Feb 2000, Fabien COELHO wrote:

> > I actually submitted a possible solution to this in PR 4078.
> I looked at the patch. The ability to decide on per-directory or
> per-server basis the user and group under which a cgi is executed looks
> very interesting to me, even if it does not solve my problem at hand.
> Indeed, I want user cgi to run under their own account, and I don't one to
> configure the CGIuser for every account. Also, how to disable suexec but
> still enabling standard cgi execution with this extension looks unclear to
> me. 

Have you considered using CGIwrap for user CGIs, and suexec for "site"

I'm not entirely sure quite what your aims are, but that should be a
fairly close approximation AFAICS?

James Sutherland.

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