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Asynchronous I/O that doesn’t get in your way, written in D

lowerPrivileges - multiple declarations

Function lowerPrivileges

Sets the effective user and group ID to the ones configured for privilege lowering.

void lowerPrivileges (
  string uname,
  string gname
);

This function is useful for services run as root to give up on the privileges that they only need for initialization (such as listening on ports <= 1024 or opening system log files).

Function lowerPrivileges

void lowerPrivileges ();
Authors

Sönke Ludwig

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