Can't Write File
rhodri at wildebst.demon.co.uk
Thu Nov 12 00:35:08 CET 2009
On Wed, 11 Nov 2009 14:00:44 -0000, Victor Subervi
<victorsubervi at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 6) you don't indicate which user is executing this script (only root can
>> write to it)
> Help me on this. All scripts are owned by root. Is it not root that is
> executing the script?
Not unless your server setup is very, very stupid. CGI scripts normally
run as a user with *very* limited permissions to limit (amongst other
things) the damage ineptly written scripts can do.
Rhodri James *-* Wildebeest Herder to the Masses
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