I am running a Ubuntu server instance. It's on EC2 so the default setup is a admin account(I know it's not root) named Ubuntu. I have already installed Apache HTTP 2.4 from source, but realized I would like to run Apache HTTPD under a non admin user account named Apache. Any suggestions for making Apache HTTPD run under its own account?
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The Apache httpd switches to a different user already by default. On Ubuntu have a look in
If you want to start the daemon as non-root user from the very beginning, you will have to modify the