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From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Apache changing file permissions
Date Mon, 24 Nov 2003 15:37:49 GMT
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Kitch, David []
>I'm running apache with a user account called apache and group set to
>apache.  When cgi procs create files, the group ownership 
>changes to the
>apache gid, even though the sticky bit is set on file perms.  Any

Apache runs as the user and group defined by the "User" and "Group"
directives. What's the problem? What do you want to happen?

Owen Boyle
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>drwxrwsrwx    2 apache   group-name           4096 Nov 18 04:44 .
>drwxrwsrwx  554 apache   group-name          40960 Nov 17 13:33 ..
>-rwxrwxrwx    1 apache   #apache-gid#        20871 Nov 14 17:12 test
>David Kitch
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