[olug] Running commands from web pages.
Nathan D. Rotschafer
nrotschafer at geniussystems.net
Tue Feb 8 23:24:06 UTC 2005
Check out the fedora website docs section :-)
Wes Ferrel wrote:
> Yep, as you suspected, turning off SELinux got it to work.
> Not my favorite choice, but at least I know what's causing it so I can
> see if I can't figure out how to enable the functionality I desire
> without removing the security features of having SELinux enabled.
> Also, I may consider the perl traceroute option that Terry mentioned.
> Thanks for your collective help.
> If anyone can shed a little more light on an easy way to modify
> the SELinux config to allow execution of these progies by the apache
> user, I'd be happy to listen. :)
> Thanks again
> Phil Brutsche wrote:
>> Wes Ferrel wrote:
>>> Oh, I do have selinux enabled on this system, which may be a
>>> contributing factor, for I admit not being very familiar with this.
>> Yeah, I figured.
>> On my Debian systems traceroute is SUID root.
>> SELinux is probably setup to prevent whatever user Apache runs as from
>> doing certain priviledged operations.
>> I bet it'll work if you turn of SELinux ;)
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