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Bug 514852 - app-misc/sphinx - should not run as root - create a dedicated user/group
Summary: app-misc/sphinx - should not run as root - create a dedicated user/group
Status: UNCONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Hans de Graaff
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Depends on: 514922
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Reported: 2014-06-24 06:59 UTC by Thomas Deutschmann
Modified: 2016-11-11 17:54 UTC (History)
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Description Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2014-06-24 06:59:16 UTC
Currently, the searchd daemon is running as root.

Please create a dedicated user for sphinx and add support for specifying a user in the conf.d file for the runscript.

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Darko Luketic 2016-11-11 17:54:16 UTC
"bump"

app-misc/sphinx-2.2.11
still does not create a system user or user at all.