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CentOS 7 Linux Server Cookbook - Second Edition by Jonathan Hobson, Oliver Pelz

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Enabling system users and building publishing directories

In this recipe, we will learn how Apache provides you with the option to allow your system users to host web pages within their home directories. This approach has been used by ISPs since the outset of web hosting and in many respects it continues to flourish due to its ability to avoid the more complex method of virtual hosting. In the previous recipe you were shown how to install the Apache web server, and with the desire to provide hosting facilities for system users, it is the purpose of this recipe to show you how this can be achieved in CentOS 7.

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To complete this recipe, you will require a working installation of the CentOS 7 operating system with root privileges and a ...

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