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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Windows 8 PID 4 taking away port 80

After upgrading to Windows 8, I have not been able to run Apache because Windows is taking away port 80. Doing a netstat says that PID 4 is using the port: > netstat -ano | find "0:80" TCP ...
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How well will XAMPP transfer to Windows 8

I'm in the middle of setting up XAMPP on my Windows 7 machine and I am wondering if it's worth my time doing it now if I plan on upgrading to Windows 8 Pro later this week. Should I expect any issues ...
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Generating self-signed SSL certificate for apache on Windows Vista

I do not have any idea how to generate self-signed SSL certificate for Apache on Windows Vista, but I have to do that. How I can do that?
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Using symbolic link directories with Apache, PHP and Windows 7

I am trying to setup a symbolic link for a directory and I am getting the strangest error. I am using: mklink /d C:\www\site\inc C:\inc where C:\inc\script.php is the file I need to run. This ...
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How do I re-install Apache on Mac OSX?

I posted this question here but was told I might get better results on superuser. So here goes: I mistakingly deleted the /etc/apache2 folder and screwed up apache. I want to re-install the stock ...
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Apache2 2.2.14 setup with multiple virtual hosts for local testing

I have setup an Apache 2 virtual host by this method. under /etc/apache2/sites-available I've create a dummy_site_1.conf dummy_site_1.conf <VirtualHost local.dummy_site_1:80> ServerName ...
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Whate does “nighty build” mean?

I was implementing to Apache-James server then I found James nightly builds. What is this James nightly builds and which is better, James or James nightly build?
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How do I host multiple physical Web servers behind a single IP address?

I am running multiple web servers in my house, each of which is plugged into my router. Server A Server B Server C I currently can only use one server since my IP (xx.xxx.xx.xx) port 80 is pointing ...
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Apache will not start in Mountain Lion. Syntax OK. What is happening?

Over the course of two days I was doing a lot of changes to my Apache config. At times changes did not seem to be picked up, and it was always the case that I had somehow messed up the syntax of the ...
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Virtual hosts on Mac OS X Lion not obeying DocumentRoot

I uncommented the following line in httpd.conf file. Include /private/etc/apache2/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf And then added the following code in httpd-vhosts.conf <VirtualHost *:80>  ...
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apxs, apxs2 is nowhere to be found in Debian

I was told i have to apt-get install apache2-dev but i get: apt-get install apache2-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Note, selecting ...
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Apache2 Virtual Hosts not recognizing properly

I have two virtual hosts, but apache seems to be defaulting to one of them. Here is host #1: <VirtualHost *> ServerName goiclub.com ServerAlias www.goiclub.com *.goiclub.com ...
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XAMPP Apache Server on Windows 7 not working

I recently installed XAMPP on my laptop. It installed correctly but the Apache web server won't start - it's a problem with port 80. It's not caused by Skype, because I don't have it installed. I ...
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Port Forwarding Apache Web Server

I am trying to setup my local pc to be visible to the WWW. I already use apache/mysql on my local pc - day to day but now i want to make it visible online. My real goal isn't to run a website but just ...
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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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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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Settings permissions on /var/www

I'm running ubuntu server and have apache installed as a web server. I'm letting my web developers upload files through sftp (ssh) to /var/www. I'm using www-data group to control access to /var/www ...
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Mac OS X + Apache + Web Sharing

I'm running Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) and I'm trying to use Eclipse PDT and I'd like to use "Web Sharing" built-in feature that basically runs Apache. I'm doing code change in PDT and I want to use ...
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Apache2 error log

I can't seem to find the error log for apache on my locahost on Ubuntu. I have apache2 installed. I'm using this command to follow the errors tail -f /var/log/apache2/error.log but somehow this log ...
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Server only reachable over VPN

I have an Apache server running on a Raspberry P and it works just fine in the local network. And after forwarding port 80 and trying to connect using the public IP, Chrome says ...
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Apache serves an old SSL certificate

I'm hosting a webpage with Apache on a Raspberry Pi (Debian), and can't seem to get the server to issue the current certificate. I generated a self-signed SSL certificate in /home/pi/ssl/ with: ...
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weird behaviour with forever, bash, apache and php

I'm running some node.js scripts with forever. I started them as www-data user (i.e. via ssh logging as www-data@server and typing forever start myapp.js, etc.). Ok, everything goes like a charm; my ...
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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 ...
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Apache as reverse proxy for multiple destinations and one default destination

Looking for help for the next Apache's reverse-proxy problem. have an Apache 2.4 on the localhost:80 (a.a.a.a:80) have 3 different web applications one runs on localhost:8000 (a.a.a.a:8000) two ...
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streaming flv using ffserver

I'm running Debian for my home-server, which is a machine that lives under the telly in the living room and stores the family's photo's, videos, music, etc. I'm using all the usual services to serve ...
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Cacti does not show graphs

I installed Cacti on my Linux - Apache2 for monitoring purposes but it does not show graph PNG files! Has anyone face this problem before? I looked over logs, no alerts there.
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Send apache traffic over VPN only

Is it possible to have an Apache webserver only send web traffic over a VPN? I've got a webserver (latest Debian) running at Linode that I use for an internal website at my office. For security ...
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Windows 8 using as a webserver

I have a few hobby websites that I currently host on CentOS 6. Apache, mail serving, PHP, MySQL nothing special. In the past I used Windows XP to do this same task, for years, and I was OK. I ...
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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 ...
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Stopping Apache from listening in port 443?

Pretty self-explanatory. Is there any way I can make Apache stop listening in port 443 (Https). So that it only listens on port 80 (http)? I'm working on a Windows 7 PC. Edit 1: I installed Apache ...
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What is Apache 2 busy doing?

I'm using Apache 2.2.17 on Ubuntu - Apache seems to be occupying 100% of the CPU. How can I know what Apache is busy doing to cause such high CPU usage? Should I use some stack tracing tools? Or ...
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SSL Redirect in VirtualHost causing url to break

I recently configured by website to direct all traffic through https. I did this by modifying the vhost file to show this <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/srv/http/example" ServerName ...
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Apache 2.4 don't follow all symlinks

I'm configuring my local Apache webserver after a fresh Kubuntu 14.04 install. Apache version is 2.4.7. I usually work with files located in a separated partition (/dev/sdb6 here), and create ...
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Assistance setting up an efficient vagrant system

first time on superuser; I'm a novice trying to move from humble local wamp development to a more professional and productive vagrant/linux environment At the moment I have a basic vagrant file which ...
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Why is there “httpd” on OS X and “apache” on Ubuntu?

Why is there a difference in the name for the same thing on different OSes? On OS X I have httpd. On Linux, apache. ps aux | grep httpd ps aux | grep apache Why is this?
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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 ...
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Using linux system accounts for SVN

I am trying to set a svn server to use the linux system account for authentication instead an independent htpasswd file. I use Fedora 16 and followed this manual in order to install and set up ...
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Installed mysql from source on linux and then how to get it work with php?

I installed apache and php from source and got them working together a month ago. Because I'm learning both of them this term. Now I need mysql to do more works. And I installed mysql from source just ...
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Can't use VirtualBox shared folder as Apache document root

Having jumped through several hundred hoops I've finally managed to get Centos 5.8 to mount a VirtualBox shared folder (which is not read-only), which now appears at: /media/sf_sites This is a ...
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How to create an alias in Apache 2 that points to a network share?

I am trying to create an Alias directive with Apache 2.2, to point to a shared folder on other computer. Apache is running on machine M1 at IP 192.168.0.103, the other machine M2, with the shared ...
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configuring cgi-bin using .htaccess

I'm trying to configure a directory as cgi-bin using .htaccess, but when I try to access the executables, the files are downloaded. I'm using apache2.2. What is the problem? My .htaccess looks like: ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Apache's httpd.exe won't run on my Windows 7

I went to apache.org and downloaded httpd server for my Windows7, after successful install, I try to run it and I get following message: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH ...
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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 ...
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Proxy radar found in apache logs file

I was reading the logs of the apache server and I was shocked by seeing these logs! [Sun Oct 25 06:44:48.922248 2015] [mpm_prefork:notice] [pid 17635] AH00163: Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) ...
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How to choose the right permission access for /var/www/* folders?

I'm trying to configure my web server from scratch and since this is my first time doing everything on my own, I'm unsure what kind of permissions I need to set for each site I have in /var/www. As ...
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Yosemite Apache Named Based Virtual Host & Local Domain Connection Refused

I am trying to setup a development server on a new Mac Book Pro running Yosemite 10.10.3. I have managed to get Apache, PHP, MySQL installed but I cannot manage to get the Name Based Virtual Hosts to ...
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Issues compiling passenger for apache2 on CentOS

I am trying to install openproject on a CentOS 6.5 (Release 3 from OVH) following this tutorial but with mysql in place of postgresql. I'm nearly done but I can't seem to compile passenger for apache ...