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From "Chris Taylor" <ch...@x-bb.org>
Subject Re: running apache as root
Date Wed, 02 Apr 2003 17:39:26 GMT
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I think you might find it helpful to read into the Unix-like user
system.......... ;)

And really, the dev list isn't the best for this, subscribe to the
users list....

HTH,

Chris Taylor - chris@x-bb.org - The guy with the PS2 WebServer -
http://www.x-bb.org/chris.asc

- ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jose Gutierrez" <bcatarsys@yahoo.es>
To: <dev@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Wednesday, April 02, 2003 4:32 PM
Subject: running apache as root


Can anyone tell me  razonable reasons because apache must not run as
root user?  

i want to configures apache for hosting an unique web (my web) at my
dedicated server, serving php and perl cgi's. I am mainly warred
about stability of the system.

thanks.

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