centos command: get file owner and group owner info of web server?

Hi,

I have to change the the ownership of a directory and its subs to the Web server but how do I know what is Web server owner?

The info is listed in the TCPDF PHP class:
http://www.tcpdf.org/installation.php

It states:
When you have finished uploading the files and folders, change the files owner to the Web server user (typically "www-data" or "apache"). On POSIX based systems (like Unix, Linux, etc), change to the TCPDF directory and enter the following system command (substitute the user name appropriate for your system): chown -R apache.

But I'm not if it's www-data or apache or some other name.

Thanks and Father bless<><
Victor =)
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Seth SimmonsSr. Systems AdministratorCommented:
a couple things...if apache is currently running, you can do ps aux | grep httpd and on the left side it will show the user account

the other way is to look at the httpd.conf file and find the user it's configured for
grep User httpd.conf
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Kent WSr. Network / Systems AdminCommented:
In centos he default web user is apache.  There is also an apache group.
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omarfaridCommented:
You could cd to the parent directory and run

ls -l | grep dirname

Before you run the chown command:

- You need to be root
- Make sure that the username apache exists in /etc/passwd file

grep apache /etc/passwd
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Victor KimuraSEO, Web DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Thank you, fellas! =)
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