[CentOS-devel] Re: CentOS Directory Server (CDS) and more is available for testing
janfrode at tanso.net
Fri Oct 17 18:19:08 UTC 2008
On 2008-10-17, Tim Verhoeven <tim.verhoeven.be at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> So: Opinions on hacking that into the RPMs/setup script?
I would expect it to follow upstream.
Actually the upstream documentation strongly recommends one use
"nobody". Sounds like a bad idea to me (and I use "dirsrv"),
but that's the *strong* recommendation in the installation guide:
"1.2.2. Directory Server User and Group
The setup process sets a user ID (UID) and group ID (GID) as
which the servers will run. The default UID is a non-privileged
(non-root) user, nobody on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Solaris
and daemon on HP-UX. Red Hat strongly recommends using this
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