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 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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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What is the recommended directory to store website content?

When I first started programming for the web and I wanted to create a new project I was always taught to create a directory in /var/www/. However in a lot of tutorials I read people tend to create a ...
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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?
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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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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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), ...
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Custom php.ini override for each user

How can I make it so that each user (with Apache's mod_userdir) has a php.ini file in their home directory that gets used along w/ the system php.ini (currently in /etc/php5/php.ini? Cheers! EDIT: ...
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Soft link to external drive not visible in apache directory listing

I am on Ubuntu 8.10, and generally share my content with ppl on LAN by creating soft links in Apache2 document root to the intended directory. So if I want to share my Videos directory I will CD ...
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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 ...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade broke Apache2

I just upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 and now apache2 won't start, I get the error: root@dennisHome:~# /etc/init.d/apache2 restart * Restarting web server apache2 ...fail! * The apache2 configtest failed. ...
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.htaccess Allow access not file by link only

I know that is possible to limit the access to a directory by the allow from ip.ip.ip.ip directive. But I've got a slightly(?) different problem: There is a directory, that contains pdf files only. I ...
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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 ...
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always true rewritecond

My university provides a public_html file in each student's Linux directory so tat each student can have a webpage. I want to put all my PHP scripts into that file and place the index in a ...
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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?
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Apache VirtualHost isn't serving a page

I have a domain name that is linked to my ip address at home. However, I want to use the same server/ip to show more than one website. I can't get Virtual Hosts to work though. My ...
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How to mark client javascript caches as invalid [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is Firefox storing javascript files even if all caches are off ? I have a site that is simultaneously in use and in development, and every so often I need to update the ...
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Config xampp never to cache pages from localhost

I am not a webmaster, and that was exactly the reason why I installed XAMPP 1.7.2 on Windows XP SP2 instead of manually configuring Apache, MySQL and PHP to cooperate each other. Now I am having to ...
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When trying to start Apache - Cant load “Magick.dll” for module Image::Magick?

I have ActiveState Perl 5.10 installed on Windows 2008 machine. I installed ImageMagick-6.8.7-9 Q16 (32-bit) installed. Instead of using ppm to install PerlMagick I built it myself using dmake and gcc ...
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localhost/foldername not working after upgrading to Yosemite

After upgrading to Yosemite I can no longer access folders in my Sites directory like this: http://localhost/foldername instead I have to add ~myusername after localhost like this: ...
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Where does the httpd.conf reside in GCE Apache?

I have a simple, Django application which I would like to push to production on a Google Compute Engine (GCE) server. The GCE server is running Debian-Wheezy. I have installed Apache 2, Django 1.6.2 ...
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Apache2 - Redirecting a subdomain to another URL

I have two subdomains, a.website.com and b.website.com, pointing to the same IP address. I want to redirect b.website.com to a.website.com:8080. I have this in my .htaccess file... RewriteEngine on ...
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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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How to access NodeJS server on LAN?

I'm not the most knowledgeable guy ever with networking, but here goes... I've created an application with NodeJS and I'd like to test the application on my LAN with my family. The application ...
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httpd: bad user name apache

on centos when I enter service httpd start or restart server gives Starting httpd: httpd: bad user name apache [FAILED] I tried to add ...
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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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Redirecting a virtual apache webpage

I know there are already several posts asking about redirecting webpages but I can not seem to find exactly what I am looking for. I have a website (for example www.example.com) that needs to be ...
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403 Forbidden for web root on Apache on Mac OS X v10.7, but can access user directories

When I access http://localhost/ I get 403 Forbidden, but if I access http://localhost/~username it serves up pages. Things I've tried: Checking error logs Swapping out with original httpd conf files ...
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Default handling for unmatched domains/subdomains in Apache

I have an Apache2 configuration with multiple VirtualHosts. My DNS is set to accept *.<domain>.<tld> on multiple domains. Everything is working correctly but if I go to ...
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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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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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AllowOverride for userdir

I need to allow all userdir (host.com/~user) to override options in their .htaccess, such as php_value. Where do I configure Apache to AllowOverride ?
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Can I have one apache server serve from a few machines?

My home setup is as follows: Internet -> pfsense router -> Multiple Windows 7 machines Ubuntu NAS w/Webmin I have dynamic DNS setup so I have www.domainname.com ...
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I need some basic help setting up CNAME and apache correctly

I have the grasp of setting up multiple name-based domains on Apache 2 using virtual hosts. Say I have a domain name called 'domain.com'. I now want to set up a sub domain of this, like ...
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Why Is Web Sharing Broken on My Mac?

Background: I use my Mac for web development, running copies of web sites locally. I recently installed the Snow Leopard update, which to all intents and purposes seems to have gone fine, except... ...
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Apache httpd simple method for returning remote address

I have multiple remote systems that need to determine their public IPs, and I would like to use an internet-facing server running httpd 2.2 to return their remote addresses to them. While this would ...
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OSX, Failed to listen on 0.0.0.0:80 (reason: Permission denied)

I'm on OSX Mavericks. I installed PHP 5.5 from http://php-osx.liip.ch/. When I go to localhost in a browser I get a page that says, "It Works!" which is not a page I created so I am not sure where it ...