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Document "user" directive in example unicorn conf

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# more will usually help for _short_ waits on databases/caches.
worker_processes 4
+# Since Unicorn is never exposed to outside clients, it does not need to
+# run on the standard HTTP port (80), there is no reason to start Unicorn
+# as root unless it's from system init scripts.
+# If running the master process as root and the workers as an unprivileged
+# user, do this to switch euid/egid in the workers (also chowns logs):
+# user "unprivileged_user", "unprivileged_group"
# Help ensure your application will always spawn in the symlinked
# "current" directory that Capistrano sets up.
working_directory "/path/to/app/current" # available in 0.94.0+
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