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From Greg Stein <gst...@lyra.org>
Subject suexec and ap_os_create_privileged_process (was: Re: cvs indecision)
Date Fri, 01 Dec 2000 02:53:57 GMT
On Thu, Nov 30, 2000 at 06:13:36PM -0800, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 28, 2000 at 03:03:30PM -0600, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> > 
> > My only q is what to do with ap_os_create_privileged_process ???
> 
> It sounds like an APR function to me.

Well, the problem is that it uses SUEXEC for its operation, and that is
quite Apache specific. Many platforms just default to apr_create_process(),
but Unix-ish platforms use SUEXEC.

Not quite sure whether this would go into server/, somewhere in a srclib/
package, or part of support/ (where suexec is).

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/

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