Unprivileged user?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Apr 15 09:35:20 CEST 2008

In message <B4E53845-331F-4A97-BC82-2F1A1B0CE10D at digitalmarbles.com>, Ricardo N
ewbery writes:

>Assuming that "nobody" is an available user on your system, then is  
>the "-u user" option for varnishd superfluous?


You can confirm the uid nobody is used with the ps(1) command.

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