Why "user" directive is not effective for master process?

speedfirst nginx-forum at nginx.us
Thu Dec 16 05:12:53 MSK 2010

When I set "user user1;" in config and use sudo to start nginx, all
worker processes are owned by "user1", only master process are owned by
"root". With these, I can't create a Linux account with proper
permission setting for only nginx.

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