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From Kurtis Rader <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Problem with LD_LIBRARY_PATH variable in httpd CentOS 7.1
Date Sun, 20 Dec 2015 15:49:08 GMT
On Sun, Dec 20, 2015 at 5:09 AM, Hilbert Set <> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am using the default httpd in CentOS 7.1, that is version 2.4.6-40.
> I need to set the LD_LIBRARY_PATH variable so that it is available to CGI
> scripts as native system environment variable.
> I do this by setting at the end of the file /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf:
> setenv LD_LIBRARY_PATH <path>
> I have always done this in previous versions and that has always worked
> fine.
> But is does not work in CentOS 7.1.

What previous versions? This entry from the CHANGES file might be relevant:

Changes with Apache 2.4.2

  *) SECURITY: CVE-2012-0883 (
     envvars: Fix insecure handling of LD_LIBRARY_PATH that could lead to
     current working directory to be searched for DSOs. [Stefan Fritsch]

Kurtis Rader
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