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Linux users have nothing to do with WordPress users. WordPress maintains its own user database, with its own permissions. The linux user PHP is running as is determined by the server setup, usually whatever user that Apache/Nginx/etc are running as. If your PHP can access the entire file system then you have a serious security issue and should contact your ...
duplicate? At least you can find lots of (possible) explainations and (possible) solutions here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/640409/can-i-install-update-wordpress-plugins-without-providing-ftp-access
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