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PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND 22891 nobody 15 0 16680 6416 2460 S 5 0.3 0:05.45 httpd 3836 mysql 15 0 117m 23m ...
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    Is there anythign wrong with "nobody" creating httpd?


    PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND
    22891 nobody 15 0 16680 6416 2460 S 5 0.3 0:05.45 httpd
    3836 mysql 15 0 117m 23m 3304 S 2 1.1 9:49.78 mysqld
    27839 nobody 15 0 16252 5936 2408 S 1 0.3 0:01.08 httpd
    326 root 16 0 0 0 0 S 1 0.0 3:53.59 kjournald
    28668 nobody 16 0 16172 5796 2360 S 1 0.3 0:00.46 httpd
    3596 mailman 16 0 11348 6768 2620 S 1 0.3 0:05.42 python2.4
    18072 nobody 16 0 16648 6816 2892 S 1 0.3 1:07.51 httpd
    26709 nobody 16 0 16272 5960 2412 S 1 0.3 0:02.23 httpd
    28658 nobody 15 0 16280 5940 2424 S 1 0.3 0:00.41 httpd
    29134 nobody 16 0 15904 5408 2256 S 1 0.3 0:00.02 httpd
    3295 nobody 16 0 16732 6916 2908 S 0 0.3 2:16.31 httpd
    17261 root 16 0 2616 1020 760 S 0 0.0 1:06.24 top
    19651 root 16 0 3072 1020 760 R 0 0.0 0:06.34 top
    22890 nobody 15 0 17144 6844 2472 S 0 0.3 0:04.80 httpd
    26732 nobody 15 0 16172 5840 2408 S 0 0.3 0:00.51 httpd

    Thanks first for your advice.

    Daniel

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    This is normal behavior.

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    thanks .....
    However, then who is the "nobody" user ?

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    Code:
    [root@xxx root]# grep nobody /etc/passwd
    nobody:x:99:99:Nobody:/:/sbin/nologin

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