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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] default linux apache password
Date Thu, 13 Jun 2013 11:44:18 GMT
> i was thinking to perfom all actions (delte/move/edit...) in this
> public_html directory under apache account, but as apache account was
> installed automatically i do not have the password.

Bad idea.  Your webserver has no reason to write to the content it
serves. You should own the content and apache should read it.

> So what is the default password for apache user account ?

If your operating system came with a userid named "apache", you'll
have to ask them if it has a password and what it defaults to.  The
webserver doesn't establish it.

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