Monday, 17 February 2014

ERROR : getpwuid: couldn’t determine user name from uid you probably need to modify the User directive.

Got the following error when starting httpd after easyapache.

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“getpwuid: couldn’t determine user name from uid you probably need to modify the User directive.”
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Solution:
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Checking the apache configuration file, I could see that no user and group was specified there. I added the following entries in the apache configuration file.

User nobody
Group nobody

Apache started successfully after this.

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