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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apache php access rights configuration

I am a complete apache and co newb. Currently it serves only the default page. On the default page, the user can not list the directory or files. When I create a directory, say /var/www/foobar and ...
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What hardware specs do I need to run Apache/PHP and SVN?

I want to build a linux machine to use as a test server (LAMP) and use SVN on it. I am thinking maybe Ubantu as the OS but what hardware specs would I need. I think the entire site is less than a gig ...
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Running Apache for All Local Webpages

So I've enabled PHP on my Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), and it's working great so long as: 1) I place the file in the ~/Sites directory 2) I use the http://localhost/~user/example.php URL instead of the ...
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How do I make Skype not use port 80?

I need this port for apache, how do I forbidden Skype from trying to use this port any more?
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sudo apt-get install apache2 does not fetch apache

Trying out sudo apt-get install apache2 This is what I get root@x27:/home/test# sudo apt-get install apache2 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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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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Will running Apache as a Reverse Proxy to my webserver slow down the webserver requests?

In other words, lets say I have an erlang webserver on port 8000. Now I proxy port 80 to that webserver with Apache. Am I losing a lot of benefit?
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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 ...
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Making MCRYPT working with PHP

I installed the mcrypt library, but for some reason Apache disregards it. The files are in place, reinstalling invokes messages that newest version is already installed. Any ideas?
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how to configure tomcat6 for ubuntu

i have installed Apache Tomcat6 for Ubuntu 9.04 recenty. But it seems that some API's like servelet and http are not included although I have installed OpenJDK 1.6. Somebody advised me to set ...
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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 ...
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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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Want to use apache, ISP blocking port 80

I am attempting to set up a small web server on my home network, but my ISP is blocking incoming port 80 ( and no, i'm not paying $50/month extra for them to unblock it). I am looking for some ways ...
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Good Free Ubuntu Server VMWare Image Needed

Can anyone recommend a good, free Ubuntu Server VMWare Image (or Virtual Appliance, as they call them)? I have looked on the VMWare VAM and there are literally hundreds to choose from. I am looking ...
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Rolling Apache2 log files

I'm using a Collabnet svn distribution on linux, and the log files are configured through the standard apache httpd.conf. It's been a while since I dealt directly with apache, but my memory and ...
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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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Uninstall Apache using make

I installed httpd using make. But i cant find any remove/uninstall method in README or INSTALL files. Also, i searched the http://apache.org docs. There also there is no mention of uninstalling using ...
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How to give “apache” rights to run “svn update”

I want to fire "svn update" command from a php script , the user for which is "apache". How can I assign permissions to apache user to execute "svn update" ?
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What is the best way to allow a user to write to the /var/www directory?

On my laptop for testing, I simply chown each subdir of /var/www to my myuser:www-data. But, now that I am setting up a public facing server, I'm wondering if this is the proper way to do so? If not, ...
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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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How can I create a redirect for Apache 2.2 webserver on Windows-7

I'd like to have a redirection web page from one page to another so that I can have two names for the same web page on my server. I tried creating a windows shortcut, but that did not work. Please ...
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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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Best practices for setting up LAMP development environment

I'm having a nightmare setting up a decent environment for developing Wordpress on a local machine. I'm constantly manually tweaking file permissions every time I add a plugin. I can't install ...
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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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Unable to remove directory, directory not empty

The directory is in fact empty according to FTP, how can I delete this directory even though SmartFTP is throwing this error?
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VirtualHost w/ NameVirtualHost

I am converting all my current VirtualHost configurations from being declared by ip to being declared by name (w/ NameVirtualHost set). For this: <VirtualHost www.test.com> ServerAdmin ...
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Running apache as an unpreviledged user

I've heard that one could run the apache2 web-service as just a user without having root access privileges. How could I do this? I'm not asking if I could set up Apache to run as a user (say for ...
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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 get web server information about a page I'm viewing (e.g. Apache or IIS, Windows or UNIX)?

When I check pages for broken links using Xenu's Link Sleuth it usefully lists information about the web server, OS and PHP version e.g. Apache/2.2.11 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.11 OpenSSL/0.9.8j PHP5.2.9 ...
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Update broke apache

I just updated from Ubuntu 8.04 to the newest version and all of a sudden my virtual hosts don't work anymore. I'm not sure what changed, but I know when I type in localhost it doesn't go to the ...
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Apache reverse proxy

I am trying to setup reverse proxy on Apache/2.2.9 on Ubuntu server to reverse proxy the directory /someapp to another server, using the following config: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin ...
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Virtual host errors, warnings, and issues on Ubuntu

I probably have something set up wrong. Seems I always have problems trying to configure my Virtual Hosts correctly. I'm getting this error after restarting Apache: Restarting web server apache2 ...
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Problem with apache virtualhost

I'm setting up a local apache server. I use the xampp 1.7 package on windows. One site requires to be in the root directory, so i set up a virtual host to make it apear from root. In the host file, ...
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How do I forward requests to another URL without actually changing the URL in Apache?

I have Apache running in a domain, for example http://example.com. I also have Tomcat running on my server and I've forwarded all requests made to http://example.com/t/ to Tomcat and all other URLs ...
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The same XAMPP config works on Windows, but not on Mac OS X

I've been using Xampp on Windows for some time now. I'm trying to set it up on Mac OS X also, so I copied all the configuration, but I can't get virtual hosts to work. 1- I included this in ...
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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 ...