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How to Configure Oracle HTTP Server to Run as a Low Privileged User (Doc ID 417861.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
Generic UNIX


It is popular to ask how to run Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) as a low privileged user. This document provided information on all versions, as this has changed through different releases.


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In this Document
 Oracle HTTP Server 12c
 Oracle HTTP Server 11g
 Historical Reference for 10g - No Longer Recommended
 Application Server 10.1.2 script
 Application Server 10.1.3 script
 Reverting back the privileges
 Application Server 10.1.2
 Application Server 10.1.3

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