[Slackbuilds-users] squid options

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Sun Jan 4 19:06:00 UTC 2015

Hallo, David,

Du meintest am 04.01.15:

>> could it be that in the squid SBo packet the
>>         /usr/libexec/basic_*_auth
>> files must have the suid flag?

> From the man page Quote:
> " When used for authenticating to local UNIX shadow password
> databases the   program must be running as root or else it won?t have
> sufficient   permissions to access the user password database. Such
> use of this   program is not recommended, but if you absolutely need
> to then make   the program setuid root. "

> Obviously we won't do this in the slackbuild, the sysadmin can make
> that choice.

Ok - I'll put the "chmod" command into my "/etc/init.d/squid".

Viele Gruesse!

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