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From Jakub Królikowski <ja...@pakamera.com.pl>
Subject Re: Tomcat 6 crash, no log, no hs_err_pid file
Date Fri, 06 May 2011 10:03:41 GMT
On Fri, May 6, 2011 at 10:10 AM, Mark Thomas <markt@apache.org> wrote:
> On 06/05/2011 08:41, Mikolaj Rydzewski wrote:
>> On Fri, 6 May 2011 02:35:17 +0200, Jakub Królikowski wrote:
>>
>>>> My $0.02: do not run tomcat as root.
>>>
>>> Why?
>>
>> For security purposes. One should run processes/services with lowest
>> privileges possible.
>
> +1
>
>> Is there any reason you have to run it as root? If so, implement a
>> lightweight daemon that will run with root priviliges and run tomcat as
>> a normal user.
>
> That would be jsvc, part of the commons daemon project.

Well, ok, I will consider this.
But can running Tomcat on root influence somehow performance?


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