[icecast] Different User

Steve Smith steve.smith at isay.com.au
Sun Apr 22 22:44:25 PDT 2001



"harvey" == harvey smith <harvey at buskers.org> writes:
> Hi All, Hey there is no reason to run icecast as root.  So the easy
> thing is just not run icecast as root. In fact why are you running
> as root to begin with??

If icecast is run from startup scripts on boot then it will almost
certainly be running as root.

Steve

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