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From Fred Atkinson <fatkin...@mishmash.com>
Subject Re: Best way to do this
Date Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 GMT
Darren, 

    No, that is not what I want to do.  

    I want each user to administer his/her own domain, not give each
one a Web page.  

    Linux 7.0 is a recent release of Linux Red Hat.  I believe that
the current version is 7.2, however.  



                                            Fred 

>Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 23:27 -0500 (EST)
>From: "Darren" <backdoc@crotchett.com>
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>You don't need virtual domains if you just want to offer a web page for the
>people who have accounts on your box.  You just need to set the UserDir
>directive to public_html.  They can access their web pages at
>www.yourdomain.com/~user_name.
>
>BTW, what is Linux 7.0?
>
>Darren
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Fred Atkinson" <fatkinson@mishmash.com>
>To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
>Sent: Saturday, December 29, 2001 7:48 PM
>Subject: RE: Best way to do this
>
>
>> >> From: Richard Shade [mailto:rshade98@hotmail.com]
>> >
>> >> I believe that apache should be owned by a non root user such as
>> >> apache,nobody,ncsa,httpd or johndoe with no permission to login
>> >> then point
>> >> the doc root to whatever you want.
>> >
>> >Hmmm... We are being a little vague when we talk about "apache" being
>owned
>> >by a paritcular user.   If we are talking about the apache binary, then
>it
>> >should *not* be owned by an unpriveleged user.  It should be owned by
>root.
>> >The "User" and "Group" specified in httpd.conf should be set to an
>> >unpriveleged user, but that is a very different thing.
>> >
>> >For more details:
>> >http://httpd.apache.org/docs/misc/security_tips.html
>> >
>> >Joshua.
>>
>>     What I am getting at is running Apache.  Then, creating multiple
>> domains and directories to point them at.  Next, assigning each
>subdirectory
>> to a different user so each user can update their files to manage their
>> Web site.  Each user would exercise exclusive control over their files
>> but Apache would be running under a separate user (perhaps root).
>>
>>
>>
>>                                                 Fred
>>
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