libapache2-mod-suphp - Apache2 module to run PHP scripts with the owner permissions

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libapache2-mod-suphp
Package version 0.7.1
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 81 B
Download size 19.78 KB
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With the use of the suphp setuid root binary (from suphp-common package),
this Apache2 module change the uid of the process executing the PHP
interpreter to the owner of the php script.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libapache2-mod-suphp_0.7.1-3_amd64.deb 0.7.1 amd64 Debian Main
libapache2-mod-suphp - - -


Name Value
apache2.2-common -
libc6 >= 2.4
suphp-common = 0.7.1-3


Type URL
Binary Package libapache2-mod-suphp_0.7.1-3_i386.deb
Source Package suphp

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libapache2-mod-suphp deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-suphp




2012-06-26 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.7.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove support for apache 2.4 debian package (stalled in
2012-04-18 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.7.1-2) experimental; urgency=low
* Lintian cleanup: 
- remove obsolete dependency on php4
- use quilt instead of dpatch for patches management
- add missing ${misc:Depends}
- convert debian makefile to make use of "dh"
- update Standards-Version to 3.9.3
* Add default "rotate" option to logrotate file (closes: #542021)
* Fix typo in package descriptions (closes: #630515)
* Add quotes around env_path configuration variable (closes: #647604)
* Replace AddType by SetHandler in module configuration
(closes: #571653, #594571)
* Update dependencies and make use of dh_apache2 for Apache 2.4
(closes: #666823)
* Convert packaging to 3.0 (quilt)
* Don't override CPPFLAGS with pkg-config output (closes: #655419)
2009-08-03 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #528379, #520182) 
* debian/NEWS: add information about AddHandler -> AddType change introduced
in 0.6.2-2 (closes: #517805)
* debian/conf/suphp.conf, debian/patches/01_debian.dpatch: switch from
application/x-httpd-php to application/x-httpd-suphp to allow
simultaneous use of mod_suphp and mod_php (closes: #519005, #514725)
2008-06-04 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.6.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/conf/suphp.conf: by default, deactivate suPHP for applications in
/usr/share (owned by uid 0) (closes: #472352, closes: #420007)
* debian/control: bump standard-version
2008-05-10 - Steffen Joeris <>
suphp (0.6.2-2.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the security team
* Fix race condition in symlink handling by adding
04_CVE-2008-1614.dpatch (Closes: #475431) Fixes: CVE-2008-1614
2007-10-14 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.6.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* remove apache 1.x package (closes: #429079)
* debian/rules, debian/compat, debian/control: lintian cleanup
* debian/conf/suphp.conf, debian/patches/01_debian.dpatch: replaced
AddHandler by AddType and x-httpd-php by application/x-httpd-php to get
the same behavior as mod php with filenames extensions (closes: #416424)
2007-01-09 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New uptream release (closes: #405059)
(no sources changes from previous snapshot)
2006-11-08 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp ( unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream snapshot (closes: #395929)
* debian/patches/04_apache2.2.dpatch: removed (included upstream)
2006-10-08 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp ( unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream snapshot (closes: #382086)
* debian/control: updated Build-Depends (closes: #391019)
* debian/control: updated suphp-common dependencies (closes: #375900)
* debian/control: changes apache2-common depends in favor of
apache2.2-common (closes: #391765)
* debian/rules, debian/patches: Switching to dpatch
* Removed debconf abuse (closes: #388967, closes: #383838)
* debian/patches/04_apache2.2.dpatch: added support for apache 2.2.x
* debian/libapache-mod-suphp.install: added suphp.conf in
/etc/apache/conf.d/ (same behavior as apache2)
2005-12-29 - Emmanuel Lacour <>
suphp (0.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release 
* libtool update (closes: #342676)

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