[PATCH]: redhat startup scripts should no longer use -u user

Federico Schwindt fgsch at lodoss.net
Tue Sep 8 09:06:09 CEST 2015

On Mon, Sep 7, 2015 at 12:45 PM, Ingvar Hagelund <ingvar at redpill-linpro.com>

> Den 04. sep. 2015 16:29, skrev Ingvar Hagelund:
> > Den 04. sep. 2015 01:31, skrev Federico Schwindt:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> Why not reusing VARNISH_USER and introduce VARNISH_CCGROUP instead of
> >> adding VARNISH_JAIL?
> >
> > Because it doesn't work with systemd (...)
> With a little  help from Daniel Parthey, I've made a new service/params
> set that looks more like the old config:
> http://users.linpro.no/ingvar/varnish/4.1.0-tp1/varnish.params
> http://users.linpro.no/ingvar/varnish/4.1.0-tp1/varnish.service

I was just going to suggest that. Glad to know it works :)

> For easier upgrade path for users from earlier releases, perhaps we
> should just skip VARNISH_CCGROUP, as it's very unlikely that anyone will
> ever use it, or reuse the old VARNISH_GROUP?

I think we should keep it should anyone want to change it.
IIRC in the past there were people having to add varnish to a particular
group in order to access the compiler, because C compilers are bad unlike
the other 200 ways to run random code in a server. Thanks infosec!

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