Where do I find Htuser and Htgroup?

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Server configuration
Operating system: ubuntu 16.0.4
Web server:
Database: mysql
PHP version: 7
ownCloud version (see ownCloud admin page): 9.1.1
Updated from an older ownCloud or fresh install: fresh install
Special configuration (external storage, external authentication, reverse proxy, server-side-encryption): none I do have HTTPS enabled

I am looking at the hardening owncloud security and theres a script that says I need to insert my own htuser and htgroup. I tried the php.info deal and that for whatever reason did not work for me when I used the url.

Well I have looked and looked and I cannot find these values anywhere. I know where the .ocdata path is .. I just need to double check the htuser and the htgroup.

My install is /var/www/owncloud if that helps

ownCloud log (data/owncloud.log)

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Integrity status for oC9+

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on ubuntu its www-data:www-data.

But such stuff should be really asked at a community / forums dedicated to your used webserver / distro. This is nothing ownCloud related so also moved to the Miscellaneous category.

oh ok sorry I thought it was owncloud related due to the guide. I think I assumed it was asking for an owncloud file with that information, guess I didnt know that it was ubuntu system related. I thought that maybe the htuser and htgroup would possibly be different than the www-data.. but it sounds like from you that its what it is.

Thanks again for the help.

Check this out: https://doc.owncloud.org/server/8.0/admin_manual/installation/installation_wizard.html

And I copy/paste from there:

The HTTP user and group in Debian/Ubuntu is www-data.
The HTTP user and group in Fedora/CentOS is apache.
The HTTP user and group in Arch Linux is http.
The HTTP user in openSUSE is wwwrun, and the HTTP group is www.