I am trying to use
Vista. I downloaded it and installed it. I did not install it as a service though.
I see in the
Start Apache in console new button that seems to work. I.e. when I put in the
http://localhost/ I see the default apache page indicating that it is running.
Now I have various problems trying to use cgi scripts and I started to look into the installation and I can't understand the following:
%APACHE%\modules directory does not have
dlls. There are only
.so files. Isn't this wrong? Shouldn't there be
%APACHE%\logs file has a single log file, namely the
I noticed that when I am in certain directories I see a button named
When I press this button (what is this button???) another directory opens in the tree that seems to have the same structure of the apache installation.And in this place I do see the apache's error log. And also the scripts that I placed from
I tried to start the apache my self from command prompt but got an error:
C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\bin>Apache.exe -k start [Sat May 18 11:30:02 2013] [error] (OS 2)The system cannot find the file specified. : No installed service named "Apache2".
Is this normal or is my installation messed up?
I noticed the following:
If I update a cgi file under
%APACHE%\cgi-bin then a corresponding file appears in the directory under
If I delete the file visible under the
Compatibility Files view i.e.
AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache 2\cgi-bin\ then the file under the original
Program Files returns to how it was before I modified it!
I.e. my modifications are lost!!!