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From: Michael Orlitzky <mjo@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: UID/GID assignment for apache (81)
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 18:43:20
Message-Id: d1533c76-4229-8f55-b0a5-1fc28bbfbdda@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: UID/GID assignment for apache (81) by Lars Wendler
On 8/13/19 2:30 PM, Lars Wendler wrote:
> > If we leave ACCT_USER_HOME empty HOME will be set to > /dev/null for apache user. I don't know if this is what we want.
I'm not 100% sure either, but it's pretty likely that if an unwritable root-owned home directory would work, then so would /dev/null. (It works fine on our web servers, but nothing is actually running as "apache" on them.)

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Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: UID/GID assignment for apache (81) Lars Wendler <polynomial-c@g.o>