Article ID: 119806, created on Jan 24, 2014, last review on May 10, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • H-Sphere

Symptoms

suexec_log contains:

failed to setgid (500: testuser)

Cause

/hsphere/shared/apache2/bin/suexec is a suid binary, suid should be allowed by the mount option.

Check mount options:

# mount | grep '/hsphere'
/dev/xvda6 on /hsphere type ext4 (rw,nosuid,nodev,noatime,usrquota)

Resolution

Remount partition without nosuid option

Search Words

setgid

suexec

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