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Apache throws 403 Forbidden after moving DocumentRoot (CentOS 6.4)

I installed Apache via yum on CentOS 6.4. I changed the DocumentRoot in /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf to point to /home/djc/www: DocumentRoot "/home/djc/www" <Directory "/home/djc/www"> ...
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prefork doesn't appear to be listening to MaxClients in config file

Apologies in advance if this is a stupid question, I'm new to all of this! I have prefork installed on a ubuntu server which I confirmed by running aptitude search apache2-mpm- Which gave me p ...
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Allow all users can write files/folders of user “apache”?

I run Apache 2.2.15 on CentOS 6.4 When a web local run a function and it created files/folders owned by user "apache". I can read these files/folders via samba but i can't write/delete them. I've ...
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How to set the default domain for a new Roundcube webmail user?

New Roundcube identities get a '@localhost' domain part for their Email address. That is kind of useless. I would rather have Roundcube take the Apache HTTP host (minus a possible 'www.'), since my ...
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Does LAMP Stack have a GUI?

I just bought a VPS server with LAMP. I have SSH access, however no clue how to use LAMP. I used to work with cPanel in the past. So far, when I type the server address I get the default "Apache 2 ...
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Apache - Generate private key from an existing .crt file

I have some apache instances running smoothly with a home-made generated certificate. Now I have to use a provided certificate, but what I had sent is only a .crt file. In tried to copy it into the ...
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Mail server broken my LAMP installation

I was installing mail server, postfix/sendmail I suppose. Then I had no need to use it anymore so I removed it. But now when I type localhost in my browser it redirects me to https://mail.example.com. ...
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Apache “RSA server certificate CN does not match server name” error

I have an apache installation with some name-based vhosts and a SSL certficate with CN=maindomain.com and DNS Alternative Names for the all the vhosts (sub)domains. However, this setup gives warnings ...
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Weird memory spikes in Debian VPS

I run a medium VPS (4GB RAM) as a web server. I host some private Ruby on Rails sites with Apache and mod_passenger. I also have two legacy apps which run with "passenger standalone" (two Nginx ...
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Monitoring PHP file access with loggedfs - access denied

I am trying to see how many files are included for each page call on my site. When I run: sudo loggedfs -f /path/to/webroot I get a printout of files - I think from a cron job that might be ...
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Worker MPM or Prefork?

I understand that there is a comparison topic between the two modules but this is different. I was contacting cPanel support in order to help me freeing up some memory usage on the VPS. They found ...
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where is `/var/www` in arch

I install Apache web server in arch Linux, my Apache work(when i type localhost in my browser see this: Apache/2.2.25 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.25 OpenSSL/1.0.1e DAV/2 PHP/5.5.7 Server at localhost Port 80 ...
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Apache Virtual Host pointing to wrong DocumentRoot

I operate a VPS on Digital Ocean running Ubuntu 12.04.3, with virtual hosts. I was able to set things up following this tutorial here: ...
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Service httpd is failing to start - fcgid can't create shared memory

I'm not sure why, but when I try to start the httpd service, it will not start. Server config: OS: CentOS 5.10 PHP: 5.5.7 Apache: 2.2.3 I built mod_fcgid from source, put it into the ...
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Capacities on Load-balancer & Web Servers? Bandwidth + Performance

I'm on DigitalOcean and I have a very simple scenario for my website. Now having 3000 concurrent hits every minutes. (For example) Currently it is directly on 1 only single Apache Server. The ...
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Opencats installation error

i am trying to install opencats. While installing i am getting following error.. What is the problem?
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How do I set up of IBM Cognos Business Intelligence with an Apache web server?

I'm trying to put together an Apache configuration for quickly getting IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Server up and running. But I got no idea of how to do it, could someone help me?
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mod_rewrite returns a 301 OK, not Moved Permanently?

I recently set up monitoring for my mod_rewrite server with help in the question Bash - pattern matching across multiple lines. Every once in a while - I'm not sure what triggers it - I get a ...
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Apache fails to start after changing cert and key [closed]

The problem appeared after I changed https certificate and key. sudo /etc/init.d/httpd restart shows this: Stopping httpd: [FAILED] Starting httpd: [FAILED] Apache's error_log: [Tue Dec 03 ...
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how to set up ldap and trac

I have set up kerberos authentication with trac which works well. Now I want to use AD groups and users for trac permissions using the trac plugin Configuration for LdapPlugin. I have been following ...
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Create cron as a apache user and run as root user

I am creating this cron as apache user and want to run this cron as root, below is my code snippet: # Create a cron job to restart apache cron_file="/etc/cron.d/restart_apache_crontab" cron_job="*/1 ...
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Configuring CentOS apache server to default to a specific port for ExpressJS and Node

Completely new to Linux and virtual private servers so please bear with me. I have a webapp built on ExpressJS and NodeJS that runs on port 5000 of my server, accessible via web by typing: ...
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Running Apache as Group only?

I have a folder with files owned by: joe:www-data, joe belongs to the group. Apache only seems to cooperate with www-data:www-data. Is there a way around this so I can keep the user as joe and the ...
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Error while Compiling Subversion with a custom-compiled Apache on a shared server

Am using a RHEL 5.5 shared server, my user has complete access to /opt folder. No root access, cant write to /etc, /usr etc. So, I downloaded httpd-2.4.6 and httpd-2.4.6-deps onto /opt (ie. ...
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Running Apache with Tomcat

I was wondering if it's possible to run a Tomcat server within Apache whilst also running PHP servers under other virtual host instances? And if so, how is this done? Basically, I'm trying to run an ...
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Redirect the default HTTP port to an application

On my CentOS server at mydomain.com, I have an svn web application running on port 8880. I want to hide the port: at this moment, if anybody wants to access, they need to access through ...
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rm -rf on vhosts directory, what should I do?

I was tired and unfortunately I did: rm -rf * /var/www/vhosts repertory on my CentOS 6.3 running with Parallel Plesk. I lost many websites, but worst: I've lost chroot, default, fs and fs-passwd. ...
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How can I force the IP address & hostname to only be exposed as domain.com on a Tomcat Server?

I have a web server which is running on CentOS 6 on top of Tomcat7. Everything works fine, however, there are many ways that users can access the server. For instance: IP Address domain.com ...
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Daily logRotate for apache at specific time

How can I execute logRotate daily at a specific time (3h30) each day? Specific details on how to do this would be appreciated. I'm on Debian.
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How can I get Apache working (complains about logfiles) on Ubuntu after a distribution upgrade?

I upgraded from Raring to Saucy, and it says it can't open listening sockets: root@ip-10-250-42-219:/etc/apache2/sites-enabled# apache2ctl restart [Tue Oct 22 13:34:05.187996 2013] [core:warn] [pid ...
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EACCES that should not happen

I have a situation on a Linux machine that I can't really explain. Some background: We're running apache with a c/c++ module that forwards requests to our application. It does so by reading a .port ...
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CentOS test page and .htaccess

When I use the line below in the .htaccess file, I get the apache CentOS test page. RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d How can I fix this?
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Why does my CMS run extremely slow in my workstation (Ubuntu)

For over a year I have been struggling with the response speed on my Drupal v7.2x CMS install. Let me explain. I'm running Drupal 7.2x on an Ubuntu 12.10 (upgrade to 13.xx pending) for the purpose of ...
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How to write a shell script restart apache if `server reached MaxClients`

Recently, My blog always shutdown, it use centos6.2+apache2.2+mysql5.5+php5.3. I have raised MaxClients in httpd.conf, but less useful. So is it possible to write a shell script (Run with crontab ...
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Apache2 permissions issue

I have changed my DocumentRoot to /home/user/www. To achieve that I have just changed the 2 occurrences of the path at /etc/apache2/sites-available/default. The permissions of /home/user/www are ...
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Can I Share Localhost With Other Users Of My Linux Box?

Firstly, I admit I am a Linux / Apache nOOb, so I would really appreciate it if your answers are in plain English (smile) Is the apache localhost server available to all Linux accounts? If I use my ...
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Piped Logs in Apache?

Can someone walk me though how the data flows? Need to understand how I can intercept the log data, make changes to that data in situ, then save to a file.
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How to configure mod_rewrite with an Alias in Apache 2.4?

How do I use apache mod_rewrite with an Alias ? I have a test directory that contains the files: correct.html index.html test_httpd.conf wrong.html I would like an example rule using an alias that ...
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Sanitize Apache access log files?

We have this code in a shell script that pipes output for Apache to log. declare -a values=( $taintRequestVals ) for item in ${!values[@]} do cat $apacheLog | sed ...
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Apache Request Hangs For 2 Minutes Exactly

I am experiencing some odd behavior with apache. I have requests that are hanging for exactly two minutes. The request could be one file one time, and then a completely different file another time. ...
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xampp fail to start, apache running, but apache is not installed!

I am having a strange problem. When I try to start xampp it fails with message: XAMPP: Another web server daemon is already running. When I tried to find out which server is running using ...
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How may I distinguish encryption algorithm of htpasswd?

I have an apache web server running on Debian Linux and I secure a certain directory with htaccess. I have no history or knowledge how the .htpasswd file was created. Apache documentations says that ...
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Interesting numbers when apache benchmarking

[root@NOTEBOOK ~] time for i in 128 321; do sleep 302; ab -n $i -c $i https://EXAMPLE.COM/ 2>/dev/null | egrep '^Complete requests:|^Failed requests:|^Requests per second:|^Time taken for tests:'; ...
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Apache setting ports both in “NameVirtualHost” and “Listen”

In apache ports.conf I have NameVirtualHost *:80 Listen 80 I can't understand that since in NameVirtualHost *:80 the port is already set, why there is a separate Listen 80. What does it mean? ...
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Apache2 virtual hosts not working

I use Debian 7 and have installed a virtual host with address sub.domain.com following this tutorial: http://www.debian-administration.org/articles/412 I have enabled it, rebooted the PC but still ...
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Apache2 virtual host not working

I use Debian 7 and have installed a virtual host with address sub.domain.com following this tutorial: http://www.debian-administration.org/articles/412 I have enabled it, rebooted the PC but still ...
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SSH key for HTTP

Is it possible to set something up like SSH Keys for http traffic, so that a browser must have the matching key in order to access?
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Installing php phalcon extension

I am unable to install phalcon php extension by folowing these steps. I use 64-bit Linux Mint 14 Nadia. http://docs.phalconphp.com/en/latest/reference/install.html#linux-solaris-mac For the ...
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How to customize apache mod_sec log output?

I have an apache server which uses mod_security configuration. Those logs are further analyzed and sent out to OSSEC server for intrusion detection and monitoring. That OSSEC server then sends those ...
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Apache 70007 and 70014 errors [closed]

I have a service where mobile phones send a big hash of data to our server which are sitting on AWS behind the ELB. Once in a while we receive 70007 and 70014 errors in the apache error logs, the ...