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Apache run external program with SELinux enabled

This is helpful when you don't want to disable Selinux and need to run external program like wkhtmltopdf via apache on selinux enabled. Run the following commands from the terminal. (This has been tested in CentOS 7)

Allow Execution

setsebool httpd_execmem on

Change a dirs security context if the program writes to a file

chcon -R -t httpd_sys_rw_content_t dir

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Pagespeed module setup on debian


wget https://dl-ssl.google.com/dl/linux/direct/mod-pagespeed-stable_current_amd64.deb
sudo dpkg -i mod-pagespeed-*.deb && apt-get -f install
service apache2 restart or /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

The primary configuration file is pagespeed.conf. This file is located at:


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20th Jan 2019