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    Setup everything in root, realize this is bad now but can I just create a non root user and use that or?

    Sorry if the phrasing in the title is confusing, it's worded the best way I could given my limited knowledge of running a server. I've setup my server and added a few small websites to learn more about servers. I did ...
    Accepted Answer: Absolutely. One of the main reasons you wouldn't want to run anything as the root user is if your system is compromised (via one of said applications), the attacker basically has complete access to your machine. No su...
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