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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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Cpanel + Apache + Wordpress user permissions

I am on Cpanel. I have root access. When I create a new domain, a new user is created. Let's call it example.com with the user name being example. This will create: /home/example/www/ For WP to ...
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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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How can I proxy without context path?

I have been using apache/sonar like this. <Proxy http://localhost:7070/sonar*> Order deny,allow Allow from all </Proxy> ProxyPass /sonar ...
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Apache fails to display/follow symbolic links

I'm running apache v2.4 to host a personal web site on my office mac mini running OS X 10.10. The basic site is working fine but its throwing the 403 forbidden access error when I add symbolic link to ...
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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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Can I still access another localhost website in my computer after sharing my localhost to another computer?

I am using xampp and I tried to share my localhost with another computer with the same network.Everything works fine they can see my phpmyadmin and the website I made. The problem is when I try to run ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Proxies, Apache, Tomcat - VHosts

I have a setup as so: Internet -- router -[DMZ]- pfsense -- webserver router =jenky plastic cheap-o router (my nice mikrotik/routerboard died). Has ip address of pfsense set to DMZ. pfsense ...
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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 ...
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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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Mac OS X Lion Apache Server not Found

After upgrading to Lion 10.7.2 today, Apache virtual hosts are not working anymore. When I go to http://XYZ.localhost, it say "server not found". I am using Apache on my Mac OS X Lion and until ...
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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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Setting Write Permissions for /var/www on an Ubuntu Desktop local web server

I've been struggling like hell for 3 days now, can't figure what I did wrong... EDIT 3: I think my question is more specific than I thought, so I created a new thread here: ...
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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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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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403 Forbidden on file placed at /var/www/html when attempting to download?

I am trying to copy a file from my server to my desktop computer. I placed it in /var/www/html (where the web pages are) and when I try to download it I get 403 Forbidden. I even tried chmod 777 on ...
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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 to chown directory for multiple users?

Specs: Running Centos 6 64 Bit I am trying to chown a directory for all users on the VPS, aswell as for apache. But for some reason I can only have either apache, or just the users. I tried doing ...
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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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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 ...
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In what order does Apache load conf files and which ones?

I'm looking at a CentOS 6.5 server with a webframework installed that has been added to over the years by many. There are what looks like 5 active .conf files in /conf, including httpd.conf. In ...
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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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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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Where is php executable on Ubuntu?

I have installed apache and php. I know php works as I have tested a simple php file on apache server. I'm writing a simple webserver which should be able to process php files. So what I want to do ...
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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 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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Apache as Proxy replace the html code/tags/text

I configured my Apache server as a proxy server. I added some filters to my proxy.conf file to change the text (HTML source code) of the websites. Example code: ExtFilterDefine foodo mode=output ...
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What kind of encoding is this?

I found some base64 encoded text in a compromised php file. When I decoded the base64 string, it was the following directive: ...
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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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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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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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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: ...