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[1.2.X] Fixed #7616 -- Added advice on unix socket permissions and um…

…asks to fastcgi deployment documentation. Thanks to Malcolm Tredinnick for the report and advice, and PaulM and cramm for reviewing the patch.

Backport of [14276] from trunk.

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Gabriel Hurley
Gabriel Hurley committed Oct 19, 2010
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@@ -111,6 +111,14 @@ Running a threaded server on a TCP port::
Running a preforked server on a Unix domain socket::
./ runfcgi method=prefork socket=/home/user/mysite.sock
.. admonition:: Socket security
Django's default umask requires that the webserver and the Django fastcgi
process be run with the same group **and** user. For increased security,
you can run them under the same group but as different users. If you do
this, you will need to set the umask to 0002 using the ``umask`` argument
to ``runfcgi``.
Run without daemonizing (backgrounding) the process (good for debugging)::

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