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System blocks port 80, how to release it?

I need to use port 80 on my Apache server, but it is used by PID 4, which is (on my computer) the process System. How can I release this port?
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Why would you ever set MaxKeepAliveRequests to anything but unlimited?

Apache's KeepAliveTimeout exists to close a keep-alive connection if a new request is not issued within a given period of time. Provided the user does not close his browser/tab, this timeout (usually ...
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Why does the percent sign in a URL cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error?

I stumbled upon this by accident when mistyping the URL for a web page in my web browser. Why does visiting http://example.com/% cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error to be thrown? Is the server ...
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Squid behind Apache 2.4

I need to locate a Squid instance as a forward proxy behind Apache 2.4.6. As Squid3.3 listens on localhost:3128 and works OK with default config, I have this configuration vhost config for Apache: ...
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How to debug Http 406 ERROR?

We have a "web widget" written in VB or Delphi or something that sends a request (by calling a PHP script) to our webserver (apache) to update the database. It's been working for years until yesterday ...
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How to keep apache running on Windows machine?

I am forced to use Apache on a Windows machine (server 2008) - basically it was installed in the XAMPP package. The problem is that it frequently hangs up. The "send error" notification appears - and ...
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Should I use httpd.conf or apache2.conf for Apache configuration?

On Ubuntu, I am trying to get the httpd.conf file for apache2. My server does not show one. Would apache2.conf be the same as httpd.conf?
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Apache 2.0 - Disabling the HTTP TRACE and TRACK methods

I use Apache 2.0 as HTTP server and specific purpose Perl-based HTTP clients. Until now I disable TRACE and TRACK methods using the following configuration in the httpd.conf file: RewriteEngine ...
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1answer
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Accessing two HTTP servers on a LAN

In my home, I have a single Comcast modem connected to a D-Link router. The domain name myDomain.com points to my Comcast IP (yes, I know this is probably not okay, but I am only using it for ...
2
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1answer
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I have a CentOS Based server. Each domain has its own entry in vhosts. How can I find out what domains are using up bandwidth?

I have a CentOS Based server. Each domain has its own entry in vhosts. Everything is logged in /var/log/httpd/access_log. How can I find out what domains are using up bandwidth? It is running ...
2
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1answer
323 views

How does client - web server mechanism of check for latest modified date work?

I know that a web browser check if a resource is modified/expired within a given timestamp to decide if downloading such resource or not. So, here come two questions: i) generally speaking how ...
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1answer
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How can I test if a server supports byte serving?

I have some mp3 files hosted on a server on a shared hosting account and I have trouble submitting my podcast feed to the iTunes store. Apple rejects the feed, because they say my episode files are ...
2
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2answers
246 views

HTTP Services inaccessible from some ISP's

I got a really strange problem and I don't know what to do anymore. All my problems started a couple of weeks ago. A basic schematic of my network is available in the fallowing image: Basic ...
3
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1answer
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Case insensitive Basic Authentication with Apache

Is it possible to configure an Apache server to accept case insensitive usernames for Basic Authentication? Currently I'm using a pattern similar to this (in an included file) in my httpd.conf ...
3
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Why does apache write its own process ID in httpd.pid?

I am new to Apache and debugging issues caused by it. I have come to understand that when Apache starts up, it writes its own process ID in httpd.pid in a human-readable format as explained here. I ...
1
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1answer
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Is it possible to change content of a file residing on other server using HTTP 1.1 features?

Let's say we have a file on server which have all permissions 777. Is it possible to make a script, situated on other server than the file to modify. The script uses HTTP 1.1 protocol features only to ...
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Encrypted File is corrupted when uploaded to server via HTTP Post

i am making an application which has a function that it encrypt file and then upload it to the server via HTTP POST. I tried it and it works fine when i test it on localhost (Local Server on my same ...
1
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1answer
1k views

How to host a torrent server?

I use Apache on my machine to share some files over office network. How can I host them over torrent instead of sending them over http?
3
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1answer
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Changing content depending on refferal

On my personal website, I occasionally write some development related tutorials. It has brought to my attention that another website literary copies my tutorials, it even leaves the links to source ...
2
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1answer
4k views

How can I configure apache to use https instead of http for some requests?

For some of the files that I share using Apache, I want to make sure that they are served ONLY via https. How can I configure this for Apache?
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How do I make some files on my machine accessible via HTTP using Apache?

I did a wget on the source and built the apache binaries correctly. Now what do I need to do to get some documents accessible using HTTP (start some services?)? Also, do I need to group all the ...
0
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2answers
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Is it possible to host a website with Apache HTTP through a ZyXEL EQ-660R modem and a Netgear WGT624v3 wireless router?

Essentially, I have a spare desktop computer I'd like to turn into a web server, but my modem and wireless router are very difficult to work with. I installed Apache HTTP and successfully hosted a ...
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338 views

How to setup bluetooth network

I have installed a BT device on my PC, & I'm connecting my mobile to my PC successfully, but I want to setup my PC & mobile in a such way that my PC will act as http & database server ...
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1answer
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2 ip, 2 document roots?

One CentOS box comes with 2 LAN cards, one is for intranet (192.168.30.5), one is for public access (210.102.1.50). How can I config httpd.conf such that traffics from each IP will access to a ...
2
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1answer
859 views

Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i

I am trying to setup a daily mirror of a mercurial repository - code.python.org in particular - within our local network, and serve that via Apache HTTPD. On the remote host that hosts apache, I did ...