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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: configure option for dedicated user/group
Date Mon, 03 Jun 2002 21:17:33 GMT

On Mon, 3 Jun 2002, Werner Schalk wrote:
> Now my question is whether it is possible
> to define a special user and group apache
> should run as while executing the configure
> script? I remember there was such an option
> in 1.3 like --server-uid=local_user and
> --server-gid=some_group or something?

I don't remember for sure (configure --help should tell you), but it is
not really important.  Just compile apache normally and then go edit the
created httpd.conf and change the User and Group directives to whatever
you want.


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