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From Corobitsyn Roman <...@dtnm.ru>
Subject Re: Tomcat as root and security issues
Date Mon, 29 Jan 2007 07:44:24 GMT
Hi
Try it
http://wiki.apache.org/tomcat/HowTo#head-18d1c3f3fa702a1be769340784515eecce6e0ac9

JR> jsvc works well for this but I haven't been able to figure
JR> out if it invokes java security, ideally using the
JR> catalina.policy. Does anyone know?

>>>> "Christopher Schultz" <chris@christopherschultz.net> 1/26/2007 11:24
AM >>>
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JR> Gaurav,

JR> Also look at "jsvc", which will allow you to run Tomcat as non-root and
JR> still use port 80.

JR> - -chris

JR> Mikolaj Rydzewski wrote:
>> Gaurav Kushwaha wrote:
>>> I read somewhere that if I want to run Tomcat standalone on port 80, I
>>> will
>>> have to run it as root and that this is potentially unsafe. Is there
>>> any way
>>> for me to run it on port 80 without having to give the root privileges to
>>> the process.
>> Use apache (+ mod_jk or mod_proxy_ajp) as a frontend.
>> Use squid reverse proxy as a frontend.
>> Use port forwarding.
>> Other soloutions are possible also.
>> 
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