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71 views

After XAMPP can't access to localhost (403)

I've just got a MacBook Pro a few months ago. I've installed XAMPP on it. After I googled a bit, I found OSX has its own apache service built in, so I removed XAMPP. I've tried to configure my ...
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1answer
154 views

Change xampp apache htdocs directory to access localhost from ubuntu and windows

I'm using ubuntu and windows 7 dualboot,and have xampp installed on both I want to have access to one localhost directory whether I'm using windows or ubuntu. both systems are installed on the same ...
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1answer
48 views

Slow performance with WAMP localhost access from other devices

I setup a localhost WAMP server and other device can access my localhost site on my win8 laptop with computer name instead of IP (because the wireless router is configured with DHCP and the laptop ...
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1answer
26 views

How to change ip address into a name customized

I can access my local WAMP with 192.168.1. However, I wish to make it prettier. Can I somehow make Apache recognize 192.168.1 as text similiar to a website (i.e. mysite.com or just mysite)? How can I ...
0
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0answers
47 views

Trying to make my localhost wordpress installation accessible from the internet using Ngrok. Error 403

I have a wordpress installation of a website I'm developing on my mac (OSX 10.6). I can access it and make edits just fine through localhost/username/Sites/websitefolder/. However, I need to make it ...
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0answers
14 views

localhost not processing php

I'm more of a developer then a IT person so I am a bit stuck stuck here. I just upgraded from Lion to Mavericks (10.9.2) and now my local host is no longer working. I was able to get the new version ...
3
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1answer
179 views

Ubuntu localhost: Not found

I have updated my Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04, so I have a newer version now. But I spotted that after the update I experience a 404 error while trying to access my http://localhost/ After a complete ...
1
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2answers
1k views

Can't run localhost PHP server on OSX Mavericks

So i've done this before but I don't remember the command. I was able to use a directory a localhost file. I've tried sudo apachectl start but when I go to localhost the page isn't found. I've also ...
1
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2answers
112 views

XAMPP subdomains suddenly not working

OK, I'm in trouble... and it keeps getting worse and worse! I'm on Windows 7, running XAMPP. I had defined scads of subdomains on localhost for different web projects; i.e. xyz.localhost, ...
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0answers
315 views

Enabling access to my localhost/wampserver WP on LAN

Listening on port 80 by default. Tried this in httpd.conf, which worked somewhat: <Directory /> Options FollowSymLinks AllowOverride None Order allow,deny Allow from all </Directory> ...
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3answers
144 views

How to connect / tunneling to another computer to use it's localhost?

I'am not quite sure how to describe what I really asking for, so i will try: I have two computer A and B. Computer A is my primary computer I'am working on. I'am web developer, and as you may know, ...
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1answer
89 views

MySql server only working with localhost

I installed mysql server on my machine and I could connect using MySqlWorkbench as localhost (port:3306). But when I change the localhost to my machine name it is not working. I need to access the ...
0
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3answers
58 views

Developing locally, showing the client through the web

I'm trying to figure out the best way to show my clients the work I've done for them without having to setup other environments on production servers, etc. ⠀Is there a good way to expose my local ...
1
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1answer
185 views

'httpd-vhost.conf' breaks WAMPServer?

I am attempting to host a development website from my laptop using WAMPServer. My goal is to install WordPress and have users log in from their homes. I’ve successfully installed WAMPServer 2.2 I’ve ...
0
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2answers
105 views

How to configure and access both local and remote versions of same website/domain?

I am working on a client's website which is currently hosted on an external remote server. I downloaded a copy of the site to my local computer, which is running a 'LAMP stack' set up on Arch Linux, ...
0
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0answers
555 views

Localhost has just stopped working (using xampp)

I installed Xampp to use for local development of a Drupal site. Its been working fine out of the box until now. The main Xampp localhost welcome menu loads, however my subdirectory ...
0
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1answer
554 views

Cannot install XAMPP as something already exists

I was trying to install XAMPP on a friend’s Windows 7 laptop. First, it gave me the error message that it could not install to C:\xampp as the folder was not empty. I had a look at the folder ...
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0answers
196 views

connecting to mac localhost via windows computer sharing the same network

I'm running MAMP on a mac computer, and can successfully access it from any mobile device (or another mac) via the local IP address, which I've verified via mac > preferences > network. I've added a ...
0
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2answers
344 views

Apache on Mac: vhost looks for wrong directory (other than DocumentRoot)

I just un-installed XAMPP and decided to take into use the Apache included within OS X. After a lot of fiddling around I've gotten it to somewhat work, but not quite. I use VirtualHostX for managing ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Browsing to localhost is slow when connected to Internet

When I browse localhost in my browser when connected to the Internet, the response is slow; it takes 30 seconds or completely times out. When I disconnect from the Internet, it is blazing fast and ...
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1answer
140 views

trouble with Wordpress (Buddypress) localhost installation?

I installed wordpress in localhost using Xampp and Bitnami it works well at the begin and I install also Buddypress plugin and start working on the website . Today however it suddenly stopped ...
1
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0answers
435 views

Cannot resolve localhost on Mac OS mountain lion

For the longest time I was a MAMP user, until yesterday, something went terribly wrong and MAMP would no longer start mysql. Long story short I decided to ditch MAMP and just setup my own AMP server, ...
1
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0answers
85 views

Localhost slow on desktop, not on laptop

I am using XAMPP Lite on my desktop and laptop, which uses Apache for the web-server and also supports PHP. My locally hosted image gallery PHP program has its page elements (100s of thumbnails) ...
1
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0answers
80 views

Apache won't start after creating symbolic link

I'm installing Apache for the first time and trying to display some webpages on localhost. Apache's default path for serving web pages is /var/www/html/ but I don't have permissions to write there. ...
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1answer
119 views

I replaced httpd.conf in mountain lion and can no longer connect to localhost

I was trying to allow for my server to use the RewriteEngine in an .htaccess file so I went into /private/etc/apache2 and tried to edit the httpd.conf file, but did not have permission. So I ...
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1answer
5k views

How to connect android client to the localhost of Apache server (php) inside my laptop?

I'm trying to create android apps which are able to send data through wifi connection to my laptop Apache Server and MySQL database. I use the samsung galaxy tab 10.1 as my mobile device. and the ...
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2answers
2k views

Sublime Text Preview php files on localhost

Hey I've just started using Sublime Text 2 with the SidebarEnhancements package installed. I have it setup so that when I press the build shortcut it previews in Chrome which is fine for my HTML ...
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1answer
568 views

Cannot find 127.0.0.1 or vhost with localhost apache in mac

I was working with localhost:81 during a long time with vhost and all was right. Right now I need to work over the 80 port and i change the http.conf and http-vhost for used the 80 port but right now ...
1
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1answer
411 views

Why does it take a long time to connect to my local site?

I have Windows 7 and a local website on Apache / PHP. I have the most recent versions installed. I have some PCs connected into a local network by the router, which assigns local IP addresses like ...
0
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2answers
842 views

Access Apache virtualhosts from LAN without using port numbers

As far as I can tell, there are two ways to access an Apache virtualhost on a server without a static IP address (i.e. my laptop): Set the host name to foo.localhost in its Apache config file and ...
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1answer
221 views

Multiple Apache Servers with Multiple Virtual Servers

I have one computer. I am running two instances of 2 differently installed Apache servers. 1 via WAMP 1 via Zend Framework I wish for wamp to be connected towards "karl.local" And for Zend to be ...
0
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3answers
4k views

500 internal server error when accessing a project through localhost on wamp/apache

I installed wamp. I wanted to use Apache HTTP server instead, so deleted it. But wasn't sure if i deleted it properly. So I installed Apache HTTP server, and in the bottom right of screen where it ...
2
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3answers
5k views

Connecting to localhost with smartphone: possible?

I am currently developing a mobile PHP project on localhost (or, to be more precise, a locally hosted website reachable at http://azgoth/) on my desktop computer and wish to check out how the design ...
0
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1answer
67 views

Do (did) all versions of Windows ship with a host file and do they all have a localhost entry

As I'm always creating mini test and developmet sites I'm writing a mini-web based script in php 5.3 to ease the creation of local dev sites on windows running a wamp stack which is intended to create ...
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1answer
391 views

How can I block external access to my local Apache test server on OS X?

I use the built-in Apache 2 that comes with OS X (10.6.8 in my case) for development. I've been looking in access logs and seen I'm constantly poked from outside by nosy bots. I'd like to make it stop ...
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2answers
11k views

http://localhost:8080 is not working on running apacher Server through XAMPP

I am unable to configure a PHP/MySQL/Apache environment on my local machine using XAMPP. In my xampp control panel the Apache and MySQL status is shown as started, but localhost URL is not working. ...
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2answers
242 views

Making home based web server

I am new in making web servers. I installed Apache web server in my computer and I forwarded a port 80 on my Router. When I type http://localhost, 127.0.0.1 or my local IP ie 192.168.1.2 in my web ...
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2answers
138 views

I just installed Apache, MySQL and PHP stack on my Mac but now everytime I alter a file the OS asks me for my system password? How can I stop this?

I just installed Lion on my machine and I'm starting fresh. I thought I'd manually install an AMP stack on my machine. Also, I'm using my ~/Sites folder as my web root. However, now that everytime I ...
2
votes
1answer
167 views

Changing ability to access via “localhost”

I've successfully used PHP/Apache/MySQL on my iMac several times in the past few months/years. However, I started using a new PHP book and moved things around a bit (obviously without knowing what I ...
2
votes
2answers
65 views

How to make no one able to connect to my localserver except me?

I've installed a LAMP server locally and I want it to only be accessible from my own computer (not even my local network), only through loopback. Is this possible to do securely? If so, how?
1
vote
3answers
841 views

Localhost website using Apache on Mac OS X

I am trying to set up a webserver on my Mac so that I can access my folder through http://localhost:8085/test.html. How do I set this up?
2
votes
2answers
2k views

ssl on localhost and apache server

How do I do SSL on localhost? How do I do it on live server?
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2answers
666 views

How to figure out which directory is web server root?

I want to view websites hosted on my Mac when running Windows VMware Fusion. I have an entry in the Windows hosts file to enable the routing: #ip of my mac domain i use on the VM to access it ...
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3answers
547 views

Hostname problem

my hostname is newton ...when I set "127.0.0.1 Newton" in /etc/hosts .. parallels stops working.. when I set "127.0.0.1 localhost" in /etc/hosts apache installed via ports stops working.. when I ...
3
votes
1answer
784 views

WAMP not working anymore

I had been successfully using WAMP on my PC for a year or so but after I got internet connection through LAN, I noticed that WAMP has stopped working. When I go to http://localhost or http://127.0.0.1 ...
2
votes
4answers
6k views

Map “Sites” folder to http://localhost on OS X

I'm using the built-in server on my Mac. The URL to my Sites folder is: http://localhost/~username/ with MAMP I had just http://localhost/. Is there any way to get just http://localhost/ with the ...