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From Neil Jolly <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] var not passed to cgi with suexec
Date Tue, 04 Mar 2003 15:01:10 GMT
On March 3, 2003 07:21 pm, Joshua Slive wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Mar 2003, Neil Jolly wrote:
> > However I'm still curious why the previous version failed once I changed
> > over to suexec. Ideas anyone?
> See the suexec docs or the env-variable docs.

Ah I see it now. Imissed that yesterday.

> suexec cleans the environment down to a compile-time list of "safe"
> variables in order to avoid the dangers of executing priveleged programs
> with an unsafe environment.
> Joshua.

Makes sense. Thanks for that.

Neil Jolly

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