Apache is the widely known term for the Apache HTTP server, a very commonly used web server software maintained by the Apache Software Foundation.

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How can I give write-access of a folder to all users in linux?

I installed apache2 on Ubuntu just now, and noticed that the /var/www folder is protected. I can just sudo everything but I would rather just give it write access. How can I do this? I tried sudo ...
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403 Forbidden Error on Mac OS X Localhost

I set up Web Sharing in System Preferences on Mac OS X 10.6 and clicked the link it gave me there. Unfortuantely, Apache gave me this 403 error: Forbidden You don't have permission to access ...
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Apache Server on Windows 7 opening up ports?

I have installed Apache 2.2.14 on Windows 7 and can view my web pages using both http://localhost and http://127.0.0.1 but when I try to access the server from another computer on the same router, it ...
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How to download list of files from a file server?

How would I download a list of files from a file server like this one http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/binaries/ ? I suppose I could use wget but then it tries to get all the links and the html file ...
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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 ...
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windows rename command to rename file.a.b to file.b

I have a few folders with hundreds of html files. The file name should have been .htm but it is .asp.htm and it does not run. It is plain html file and there is no asp code. So, I tried to rename the ...
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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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Apache w/out internet connection

I have a Vista laptop that I have been running Apache / MySql / Php / PhpMyAdmin on for quite some time without fail. I just use it to test bits of code here and there etc. No problems, until ...
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How do I start apache in OSX Mountain Lion?

OSX Mountain Lion removed the GUI for web sharing, but apache is still installed. How do I start and stop the service? How do I get the service to automatically launch on startup?
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How to easily create a SSL certificate and configure it in Apache2 in Mac OS X?

I'd like to use my Mac OS X with https for local development tests. How can I easily make Apache2 respond to ssl, just for test proposes - I don't want a real certificate, just a fake to make local ...
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How can I determine if Apache is installed on a system?

I have Linux Mint on my computer but I don't know how to find out whether Apache2 is on it or where it is actually installed. I run my web browser (PHP installed) with http://localhost as a URL and it ...
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SSL support with Apache and Proxytunnel

I'm inside a strict corporate environment. https traffic goes out via an internal proxy (for this example it's 10.10.04.33:8443) that's smart enough to block ssh'ing directly to ssh.glakspod.org:443. ...
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Why does the WebDAV(HTTP) RFC Specification produce invalid XML?

I am unable to use cadaver to view files in a WebDAV collection (hosted on Apache) as the XML part of the HTTP response is invalid. If I use cURL to pull a list of properties, I then face a problem ...
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Where is the Apache configuration located on Linux Mint?

Using the command gedit /etc/apache2/httpd.conf produces a text file containing just one line. I need to change the DocumentRoot of my Apache configuration so as to use with the CakePHP framework.
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How to setup a site that works in a home network

Please help, I don't have any idea on how to host a webpage on a home network. Its just in a home network with 3-4 computers connected with a hub. And I've already installed wampserver on the computer ...
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How do I install ffmpeg on Windows 7

I'm using Windows 7 and Zend server for my PHP.I have fed up completely searching and trying every methods of installation found on internet. Luckily, I installed it well on my Ubuntu machine at my ...
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Group permissions for apache

I've run into a problem with Joomla. . . it cant create new folders through the Admin UI. It's a standard permissions error. I've been told to chmod all of the folders in the site to 777. Is ...
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Apache2 RewriteRule not working

I have this in my /srv/www/htdocs/.htaccess file: RewriteEngine On #turn on rewite engine RewriteRule ^schedule/?$ index.php?page=schedule [NC,L] RewriteRule ^music/?$ index.php?page=music [NC,L] ...
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Apache redirect from one domain to another domain

Like many users, we tend to register the *.com and *.net versions of our domain names to prevent nefarious squatters. So if we wanted "foo.com" we'd also register "foo.net" and have them both resolve ...
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Configure Apache to serve multiple subdomains via HTTP + HTTPS

I have a virtual server hosted at ISP with 2 public IPv4 addresses. I want to run several subdomains (more than 2) with Apache and serve them via both HTTP and HTTPS. The SSL cert is a wildcard one ...
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403 Forbidden Error when trying to view localhost on Apache

I think my Apache must be all screwed up. I don't know if it ever worked. I just upgraded to Snow Leopard, and the first step on this tutorial is to start apache and check that it's working by opening ...
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Convert file to PDF using LibreOffice under user apache (i.e. when using PHP)

I installed libreoffice-headless and can convert documents when logged on into the shell as a normal user. [root@desktop ~]# yum install libreoffice-headless [root@desktop ~]# yum install ...
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apache 2.4 + php 4.7 cannot load php5apache2_4.dll

I am trying to make Apache (httpd-2.4.3-win32) to work with PHP 5.4.7 (VC9 x86 Thread Safe) on Windows 7. Apaches default page is working and proudly says: "It works". PHP CLI is working and ...
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Problem with permissions when syncing to sites directory

Is there a way to symbolically link a directory using ln to my ~/Sites/ directory on OS X so that the permissions are correct so it may be viewed in a web browser when I'm doing web development on a ...
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Can't seem to run Apache 2.2 on Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)

Here's my error message when I run sudo apachectl start: (98)Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to address 127.0.0.1:80 no listening sockets available, shutting down Unable to open ...
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Setting Squid Transparent Proxy

I want to setup Squid transparent proxy on my server. However, I also want to have Apache running. And HTTP/HTTPS should work on Apache as well as on proxy port. So say: Apache serves HTTP ...
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Apache Web Server Works Locally Not Globally

I have been at this for a while tonight and thought I would seek some help before I hit the sack. I have successfully downloaded Apache and can run it without any issues on a fedora 16 box acting as ...
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Apache returning 404 if pathinfo includes partially URI-encoded URL

(Wow, that title sucks... Feel free to make a suggestion in comments or edit it if you have a better one.) I have a server with a CGI program which receives a URL as pathinfo, checks the user's IP ...
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500 Errors when communicating with Firefox Sync Server through mod_wsgi and Apache2

I recently set up the new version of the Firefox Sync Server written in Python. I used the tutorial which can be found here: http://docs.services.mozilla.com/howtos/run-sync.html After I completed the ...
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Can't write to /var/www/ directory with PHP, permissions are 777

I can't understand where the problem is. Apache is running with my standard user that actually can write those files. What should I do?
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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?
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How to copy something to Apache's www-directory using a GUI?

i am using ubuntu 9.10 and when i copy a folder from the desktop to the www directory from lamp it says permission denied. im not doing it through terminal but how can i make myself root level to copy ...
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htaccess not working on Mac when copied, but works from a NTFS partition

I run Apache on Mac OS X (XAMPP) for a site that uses .htaccess to have URLs like "domain.com/site/section/etc". The problem is that the URL scheme is not working. It seems that the .htaccess file is ...
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Error: Can not retrieve metalink for repository: fedora/19/x86_64

What I did: I installed Fedora 19 x86_64 with KDE straight from a DVD I burned myself. This DVD was used at least twice now to perform reformats, and the install itself went without a hitch. This is ...
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Running 2 versions of PHP on the same apache server

I am looking to use Symfony2 to help build a large web system. I want to run this on the same server that is being used by existing systems (It is an Apache2 server on linux). The issue I have is that ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Cli using correct php version, Apache is not

I'm working on a chef/vagrant build - the stack I'm using was configured to use php 5.3.10 installed from an apt-package. I need php 5.4.16. I initially tried setting the php version in the cookbook ...
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Allow access from internal files, but denying access externally

I am trying to figure out how to deny access of a font on a website from external access. This means the user should be denied if they point their browser to the url While still allowing the css ...
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Looking for sysconf_addword explanation

What is sysconf_addword? Couldn't find a documentation about this. Is it apache specific?
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assign router ip address to web server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: assign router ip address to web server Port forwarding my router I have apache web server installed on my computer and I have a static ip address but when I open that ...
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Why does Apache server only work if I have an Internet connection? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Apache w/out internet connection I have installed Apache server on my local machine and managed to see local PHP files with my browser. However, later I found out that I ...
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Make mcrypt available to PHP 5.3 on Mac OS X 10.6

$ which mcrypt /opt/local/bin/mcrypt $ mcrypt -v Mcrypt v.0.9.9 (i386-apple-darwin10.4.0) Linked against libmcrypt v.2.5.8 Copyright (C) 1998-2002 Nikos Mavroyanopoulos (nmav@gnutls.org) So I have ...
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How to enable directory listing in Apache on Mac OS X

I want to transfer files from my Macbook to my iPod by enabling web sharing on the MacBook.
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How to change owner of the folder on Ubuntu

I have two partitions and one of them had been formated under NTFS. Ubuntu sees it like /media/DOCS. I have a web site in /media/DOCS/Dropbox/AuthoringTool_Working. I have configured Apache and ...