Re: [squid-users] Logdir changes ownership

From: Dave Raven <>
Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2002 14:02:07 +0200

I suspect you have set squid to run as user nobody.nobody and it checks
the rights on the log dir's before dropping privilages.

try chown -R -v nobody.nobody /logdirectory

Dave Raven.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim George" <>
To: "Squid Proxy" <>
Sent: Saturday, February 16, 2002 2:04 PM
Subject: [squid-users] Logdir changes ownership

> I'm sure this will prove to be really stoopid but.....When I start squid
> on boot up, obviously it starts under user root, however it then exits
> because it wants the loggind directories to be owned by nobody.nogroup.
> What do I need to do to retain ownership as nobody.nogroup 'cause there
> is obviously something screwy going on?
> Jim
Received on Sat Feb 16 2002 - 05:07:09 MST

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