[thelist] PHP - Server Assistance - Limiting Users on Server

Marek Kilimajer kilimajer at webglobe.sk
Wed Oct 8 18:35:47 CDT 2003

php_admin_flag engine off
Add this line to the appropriate <Directory> section of httpd.conf
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Brian W. Reaves wrote:
> I am performing this search on behave of our IT department so my ability 
> to answer questions will be limited.
> Question:
> Is there a way to limit which users are allowed to run PHP scripts on a 
> sever while allowing others?
> Details:
> This server does not currently have PHP installed on it.
> This server runs the college's web site.
> This server also holds all user accounts (Faculty, Students & Staff).
> Each user has their own web site and is allowed to make edits within 
> their knowledge.
> We want to add a few PHP scripts to the new web site but we do not want 
> all user accounts to be allowed to run pages with PHP scripts due to 
> security issues & server loads.
> Links to information on how to accomplish this please...
> TIA,
> Brian

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