Symform's services expect to be run as root. For example, when I override what user runs them, they fail with errors such as: mv: cannot move '/tmp/symformtasks.98145' to '/etc/cron.d/symform-node': ...
I'm pretty new to Ubuntu/Linux. I'm setting up a lighttpd webserver and I think I need to set up a webserver/daemon user account to get it going. The config file is asking for server.username and ...
How can I leave Deluge Bittorrent running as different family members log into and use our Ubuntu 12.04 laptop? This seems like it should be some sort of daemon, but of course it has a GUI, which I'd ...
I have an application that I want to run as a service on system-start, and that application should run as a specific user (the application is Apache Karaf). I have all this setup, but the user I am ...
I am converting from centOS and am used to having a nobody:nobody user:group for running services. Does Ubuntu have a similar best practice user:group combination for running a service?
I'm fairly sure this is a basic question, nevertheless I'm having some problems with solving this. I'm trying to set up different startup profiles set specifically to different activities... like ...