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From Jordi Prats <jordi.pr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: apache module's privileges
Date Wed, 16 Dec 2009 08:37:15 GMT
On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 9:33 PM, Graham Dumpleton
<graham.dumpleton@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> There is a lot more to it than that.
>
> Parts of the code of an Apache module that are run in Apache parent
> process will run as that user, normally root, but handling of actual
> requests in an Apache worker process are done as less privileged user.
>
> Suggest OP read:
>
>  http://www.fmc-modeling.org/category/projects/apache/amp/Apache_Modeling_Project.html

Thank you! It seems quite interesting!



>  to understand the whole life cycle of Apache configuration and
> initialisation, and of separate per request life cycle.
>
> Graham
>



-- 
Jordi

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