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From John Turner <tomcat-u...@johnturner.com>
Subject Re: Run as nonroot user
Date Fri, 11 Jul 2003 12:54:32 GMT

You would only need the sandbox daemon if you weren't using Apache.  The 
point is that you need something like the sandbox daemon to bind to port 80 
and avoid running Tomcat as root.

John

On Fri, 11 Jul 2003 09:45:56 +0100 (BST), Michele Neylon :: Blacknight 
Solutions <michele@blacknightsolutions.com> wrote:

>
>> In addition to the other suggestions, you might want to try
>> jakarta-commons-sandbox/daemon.  It allows Tomcat to bind to port 80,
>> and then changes it to the non-privileged user that you specify (before
>> it actually starts serving requests).
>
> How would that work if Apache is already on port 80 (possible dumb 
> question)
>



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