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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

3
votes
2answers
6k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I get Apache 2.4 localhost subdirectories to resolve when root resolves perfectly?

Based on other answers here I was able to get Apache to load localhost pages: 2.2 configuration: Order allow,deny Allow from all 2.4 configuration: Require all granted This works great for ...
3
votes
2answers
148 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
52 views

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?
3
votes
1answer
3k views

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.
3
votes
3answers
937 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
93 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
24 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
6k 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?
3
votes
3answers
2k views

ssl on localhost and apache server

How do I do SSL on localhost? How do I do it on live server?
3
votes
3answers
5k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
895 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 ...
3
votes
3answers
158 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
77 views

Quickly write byte to Bluetooth dongle's serial port when webpage loads

I have a USB Bluetooth dongle mounted (?) as /dev/rfcomm0, and when I navigate to my local IP address from another device on my network in a browser, I want it to write a 't' to the serial port so ...
3
votes
1answer
872 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
708 views

Hack/HHVM with Apache 2.4 results in HTTP 503 and unlimited loading

I've tried to set up an Apache 2.4 on Debian Wheezy to make calls to Hack/HHVM using mod_proxy / mod_proxy_fcgi according to this article. The installation of HHVM was through the APT package ...
3
votes
1answer
609 views

All rails application logs being written to apache error log

I've deployed a ruby on rails 4.0.3 application to a server that I've configured with the following likely relevant software: Ubuntu 12.04.4 x64 server Phusion Passenger 4.0.37 Apache 2.2.22 Ruby ...
3
votes
0answers
223 views

why Safari always GET status 200, never 304 for my .swf file?

I serve a Flash app as a .swf file (with HTML wrapper file), and Safari always retrieves with GET status = 200, never 304. Thus, Safari never uses cache for this file and downloads it each time (it's ...
3
votes
0answers
474 views

ubuntu package dependency error

Webmin was upgrading packages and something went wrong after that and now i cannot install anything. Even my apache server is down . When i type apt-get install apache2 i get this error The ...
3
votes
1answer
408 views

Making TT-RSS cache images

Due to Google Reader's untimely demise, I've installed tiny-tiny RSS on my Linux machine under Apache 2. It's mostly a good enough replacement and I can at least go back to reading RSS feeds in my web ...
3
votes
2answers
752 views

Can't access wiki site through any other computers on my LAN

I am trying to set up an internal wiki site for my company. Product info, specs that sort of thing. I have downloaded and installed WAMP Server 2.2 (Apache 2.2.22 MySQL 5.5.24 PHP 5.3.13) as well as ...
3
votes
1answer
912 views

Apache configuration in Mint 14 not working

I usually install mysql, apache and php using the following commands sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 php5-mysql but after I did a fresh upgrade to Linux mint 14, I got these ...
3
votes
3answers
4k views

How to log php error in a separate file?

I just did an upgrade of my server to Fedora 17 and merged some configuration files containing .rpmnew into the existing ones. I have been successfully logging my php errors in a separate log file by ...
3
votes
1answer
623 views

How to completely remove MySQL files from my windows computer

I have recently installed apache, php, and mysql. Apache and php are configured properly, but when I tried to configure mysql it shows that there is already a security file for mysql that is setup and ...
3
votes
1answer
209 views

Dynamic local network names for virtual hosts

I've configured a virtual machine for use as a web development platform to distribute to web developers in my company. Currently, I have the install script for each site creating a new virtual host ...
2
votes
6answers
9k views

How to confirm php enabled on ubuntu server

I am not much into linux. I am trying to setup a server through ssh. I installed apache php and mysql through this command. sudo aptitude install apache2 php5-mysql libapache2-mod-php5 mysql-server ...
2
votes
2answers
435 views

How to save VIM filetype settings for a file which is being mis-detected?

The Apache config file for my website is named mywebsite.com. Apparently the extension .com is causing vim to set the wrong file type as dcl which makes the syntax highlighting wrong as well. All of ...
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?
2
votes
2answers
10k views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
145 views

Linux Web Server

I'm looking to set-up my own local web server using Linux, to allow me to run and develop PHP applications using Apache and MYSQL. Can anyone recommend the best distribution of Linux server to use. ...
2
votes
3answers
7k views

Connect to CentOS httpd server running on VMware Player?

I have a virtual LAMP machine set up with 32-bit CentOS 5.5 running on VMWare Player. It's being hosted on a Win 7 64-bit machine running a bridged network connection. Everything seems OK on the guest ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Can't install Apache2 on Debian Jessie

I launch apt-get, with sudo apt-get install apache2, it provides this: The following extra packages will be installed: apache2 Suggested packages: apache2-doc apache2-suexec-pristine ...
2
votes
3answers
351 views

FTP Server - Do you really need it? [closed]

I am going to ask what some might think as a silly question. When you think of any client - Browser, FTP, VPN, you automatically think/know that it must connect to a server. I am running a CentOS ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How can I monitor Apache in real time?

How can I monitor Apache and get information about users who are connected to Apache? There's a server in my office. I want to know how many people in the office are connected to the it, using my web ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Apache mod_proxy with automatic authentication

I am setting up a proxy in apache through the directive ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse for some urls: ProxyPass /mypath http://myotherserver.com ProxyPassReverse /mypath http://myotherserver.com ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

How to setup Apache Tomcat on OS X?

I'm trying to setup Apache Tomcat 7 for some work. I need to get it done, but I think I've setup things incorrectly. What is the right way? I'm using NetBeans, and have set the install directory for ...
2
votes
2answers
7k views

Trying to run Apache, but VMWare Workstation is blocking port 80

When I run Apache server it shows port 80 is busy because WMware Workstation is blocking it. How can I run Apache?
2
votes
2answers
246 views

how do I install three linux based web servers in one machine?

I want to install three Linux web servers on my laptop, but I want to ask if there are guides on how to do this? I heard that you will change ports, but I don't know how. Can you provide me? The ...
2
votes
2answers
12k views

How to overcome SVN — could not open the requested SVN file system

I followed all the steps in https://help.ubuntu.com/8.04/serverguide/C/subversion.html but when I try to do: svn co https://localhost/svn I get: svn: Repository moved permanently to ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

How can I check whether a user has login permissions on Ubuntu?

I want to make sure that the user www-data cannot be used to login on my system (Ubuntu Lucid). How can I find out? - is there a command I can run against this user? (traditionally run by Apache ...
2
votes
2answers
127 views

A computer on my network is hitting my machine

I'm trying to discover the nature of this, since it appears to be a relatively new phenomena and I don't know what it could mean (probably nothing good). The sign that I got of it was a long list of ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Can't cd to directory of programs like apache or tomcat on ec2: permission denied

hi I have setup tomcat 7 through yum on an ec2 instance. I have access to the user ec2-user by default through aws from launching the ec2 instance. I am trying to simply look at my tomcat logs ...
2
votes
1answer
754 views

Logwatch - Being probed by own network router?

I have been having some fun messing around with Apache running on an Ubuntu Server. It is set up as a global web server and shares some files that I can access anywhere. I am also using it to connect ...
2
votes
1answer
661 views

How to view the modules which and loaded and enabled in Apache?

How to view the modules which and loaded and enabled in Apache in Windows?
2
votes
2answers
672 views

Why my own created apache config file is not showing colorful text for directive keywords with vim

I have centoS operating system. I am creating my own apache config file like /usr/local/apache/conf/my.conf There are more files like httpd.conf and php.conf in that directory Now when i see those ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Nginx Reverse Proxy Apache Benefits

Can anyone explain why putting up nginx and reverse proxying Apache is faster than just plain Apache? I've already moved all my static files to s3 (I heard nginx is better at handling static files), ...