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From Cliff Woolley <>
Subject Re: Worker hungs ..
Date Mon, 16 Jun 2003 19:16:05 GMT
On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, Pablo Yaggi wrote:

> Yes, my worker does, because I'm running apache as root
> (BIG_SECURITY_HOLE) enabled, because my module drops down to less
> priveleged user id. So maybe the fact I change the userid
> (real) and it never come back to root is the problem.

Wait a minute... so you're calling setuid() from within a module on
the child process of a threaded MPM?  That's not good... threads don't
have independent uid's; if any one thread changes the uid of the process,
it would affect all threads in that process.


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