Apache (HTTP Server) /əˈpætʃiː/ is a modular cross-platform web server software with a large variety of features(called modules) including SSL, compression, log, proxy and server-side programming language interfaces like Perl, Python, Tcl, and PHP.

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virtualmin: how to set ftp user's root directory?

Under virtualmin's "edit users" panel, I set a new FTP user with the home directory being website subdirectory: medias\. When I login to this user, the landing directory is medias\, however this user ...
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Why my site can run without .htaccess

I build my site with Joomla and host with Linode. I was trying to understand .htaccess file. I learned some directives and added them on my htaccess.txt file but things weren't going as I expected. ...
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Query value with chevrons sends 302 to /

When a special query value is typed in the URL, apache sends back a 302 redirect to root url (/). We're using CPanel and we owns the server. The apache virtualhost file wasn't touched and is managed ...
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haproxy + Apache + virtual hosts -> wrong host is displayed

On CentOS 7.2.1511 Linux I have installed haproxy-1.5.14-3.el7.x86_64 and httpd-2.4.6-40.el7.centos.1.x86_64 packages. The /etc/haproxy/haproxy.cfg binds HAProxy to ports 80 and 443 and accepts HTTPS ...
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301 redirect with Apache: All paths of URL to a single path

I am migrating a website from one platform to another, and in that process, I'm getting rid of the old domain name. There is no direct relation between the paths on the old and new website, and ...
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Cannot find a file on localhost. 404 Not Found [closed]

danko@danko-VirtualBox ~ $ sudo service apache2 status * apache2 is running danko@danko-VirtualBox ~ $ php --version PHP 5.5.9-1ubuntu4.17 (cli) (built: May 19 2016 19:05:57) Copyright (c) 1997-2014 ...
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If I hide files in my web servers directory root, can users find them anyway?

More specifically, how can I theoretically find the files that is in a website's root directory? For example: My current imaginary website has 2 folders (labeled rescources and screenies) and 3 ...
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Specify or omit IP addresses for Apache virtual hosts?

I have a few virtual machines with apache 2.4 installed, and the base setup made by the hosting provider. They specify the IP address in every virtual host configuration: <VirtualHost 123.234.56....
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Configuration-time variables in apache configuration files

I have several virtual host configurations which are stored in files on their own and differ mostly in properties like DocumentRoot, logfile names, ports (for a RewriteRule) and the like. Sometimes ...
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apache virtual hosts on LAN

i have 3 domains pointed at my linux box, apache2 virtual hosts is set up so that each domain loads the appropriate webpage when you visit it outside of the LAN. my trouble is trying to view the ...
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Is it able to disable secure attribute for Cookie on SSL connection?

There are HTTP and HTTPS page on our site on Apache. So We need to convert from HTTPS to HTTP or from HTTP to HTTPS to prevent from login session cookie fired. I already know that it does not make ...
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Apache 2 mod_rewrite Inconsistent Results

My former university, SPSU, was "consolidated" into Kennesaw State University. I used to have the domain bbrown.spsu.edu. As a temporary fix, bbrown.kennesaw.edu was set up by University IT. ...
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Server's IP address is masked but doesn't show paths

I'm new to server administration. I made a website and rent a domain from Godaddy. I set forwarding with IP masking. When I go to my website, it shows that domain name, but doesn't show the file path, ...
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Apache reverse proxy changing Content-Type

Update 3: I've experimented a bit with setting ContentType for all css files to different types like text/plain, text/html and text/css in the .htaccess file of the webserver hosting Owncloud and ...
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Which is more SEO friendly, redirect or rewrite?

On Apache 2.4, which is better for multiple migrated URLs in terms of SEO, 301 redirect or rewrite? I have ~50 URLs.
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Getting MAMP Pro Apache to Listen on Multiple TCP Ports

I'm running MAMP Pro (Currently 3.5). I would like to be able to run Apache's standard (non-SSL) TCP on multiple ports (80 and 8080) for testing. It doesn't seem to let me do this. Adding a new TCP ...
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Apache .conf files not working. Apache restarts even without ANY conf files

For some reason, my apache instances have stopped updating their conf files. I am able to reboot apache without any errors logged and apache will not recognize any changes. I have gone so far as to ...
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Redirect $.html to $/ mod_rewrite rule clash

I have already remapped URL's from for example /sub/test/ to test.html but I also want to redirect /sub/test.html to /sub/test/ but here seems to be a clash between the rules. .htaccess files is in ...
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.htaccess mod rewrite sub directories redirect loop

I am trying to setup a sub-directory with individual .htaccess. I want to redirect .html files to url without extensions and also add a trailing slash and redirect all non-slashed urls there. Here's ...
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Possible to split virtual host definitions into multiple apache conf files?

I have a single server that I use to host a whole bunch of smallish websites. It's recently come to my attention that a service called LetsEncrypt allows me to get an SSL certificate for free. The ...
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Rewrite rules in .htaccess never take effect and no redirects ever happen

I recently set up a vps with digital ocean to let my site run on php7 and http2 Everything is running great but my sites .htaccess file is not redirecting as it should. I have changed up my 000-...
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Reverse proxy apache not working [closed]

I have my subdomain pointing to my server IP. I have enabled sudo a2enmod proxy sudo a2enmod proxy_http sudo a2enmod proxy_wstunnel Here is my virtualhost.conf file contents: ProxyRequests off ...
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Can't load the MediaWiki Skin after setting up Short URL

Problem I set up the Short URL function for my MediaWiki installation. After I done this my wiki can't load the MediaWiki design. How can I set my MediaWiki settings correctly to load my skins ...
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Rstudio Apache2 reverse proxy sends me back to index.php after sign-in

I'm trying to set up an Apache2 reverse proxy to access another machine at home. I've got the Apache 000-default.conf set up as follows: <VirtualHost *:80 *:443> ProxyPreserveHost On # Servers ...
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How to create Short URL in Mediawiki without getting an 403 Forbidden Error in Apache?

How to create Short URL in Mediawiki without getting an 403 Forbidden Error in Apache? My httpd.conf: #### Wikibase (BETA) <VirtualHost *> ServerName wikibase.isc ServerAlias ...
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Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a site with Magento?

I'm considering installing Google's PageSpeed module on a Debian Linux / Apache 2.4 web server to speed up a Magento CE website. Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a website using ...
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debian phpmyadmin - Call to undefined function __()

I recently upgraded my debian installation from wheezy to jessie. Now I get only blank pages when accessing phpmyadmin. The apache log says: Fatal error: Call to undefined function __() in /usr/...
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Possible to make virtual servers on hosted web server? [closed]

I own a debian root web server at an ISP. By own I mean, I rent the server with a package, I do not own the hardware and such. No plesk or anything else. All configuration is done by hand (well, a ...
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Excluding a file from an IP block [duplicate]

I have recently converted a pre-2.4 configuration to Apache's new authorisation configuration but ran into a problem/misunderstanding concerning more than one RequireAll block. What I am basically ...
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RequireAll blocks overriding each other

I have recently converted a pre-2.4 configuration to Apache's new authorisation configuration but ran into a problem/misunderstanding concerning more than one RequireAll block. What I am basically ...
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set any subdomain for a given domain in apache in IOS

I am working in localhost, I've created a domain like this in /etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 *.example.com in /etc/apache2/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName *.example.local ...
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How to run perl scripts on server? (apache2)

when i visit http://example.asd/asd.pl it just asks me if I want to download the script. I have perl module installed in my httpd.conf and I have LoadModule perl_module modules/mod_perl.so How ...
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How to change whole folder from http to https

The checkout/onepage is working with HTTPS. But, why checkout/cart is not? Here is fragment of the .htaccess: ############################################ ## enable rewrites Options +FollowSymLinks ...
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Regular expression for Apache redirection

In the .htaccess file I would like to redirect (301): From: http://www.example.com/photo<anything> To: http://www.example.com/blog/ Basically, any URL starting with /photo should be redirected ...
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Using PHP inside .html files not working as expected

Apache2, Linux, php5 I have added this line to my .htaccess file AddType application/x-httpd-php5 .htm .html running apace2ctl -m, shows this module loaded A php5_module (shared) I have a ...
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Are Commercial SSL Certificates (key file, and certificate file) portable when migrating between a new and old Apache2 server?

We have an SSL Certificate that's currently on our Apache2 server for transferring traffic over the https protocol. We are migrating away from this server to at another data center with a different ...
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How RAM is used on CGI query?

The user sends a file via HTML form <input type="file" ... /> CGI script, installed on the server, receives the file and, say, writes it down to the disk. As simple as only possible. As I ...
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How can I make Apache wait for images to be fully written to the storage drive before serving them?

I'm using fswebcam to take pictures from my webcam and write them to /var/www so that anybody can view them from my website. The problem is that my server is a Raspberry Pi with a slow SD card. It ...
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Is there a scripting or command-line interface to the Apache mod_info module?

I am running an Apache2 web-server. I would like to be able to access the kind of information made available by the mod_info and mod_status modules via the command-line, either through a scripting ...
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How do I setup redirect for multiple subdomains to different folders

So I have 2 sites on this particular server and this is all internal, but when a user goes to websvn for instance, I want them to go to websvn.domain.local and it is going there but it is also ...
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Phpmyadmin error 403 - No matching DirectoryIndex (index.html) found, and server-generated directory index forbidden by Options directive

I installed phpmyadmin over a year ago. I use MAC OS 10.10.4. I don't use Xampp. My installation Folder is /Library/Webserver/Documents/phpmyadmin. Now when I try to access phpmyadmin with that url,...
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Speed of prefork+ruid2 with more connections on limited memory

Currently I am using Apache in a server with WHM/Cpanel and I'm currently using Prefork MPM with Mod Ruid2 to process PHP pages. While the setup allows it to run very fast, I'm limited to processing ...
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Document root owner and privileges, Apache web server

I am configuring a website for public use. The document root is currently /var/www/html and the owner/group is root/root. So, I'm guessing that it would be best or at least better to change the ...
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I can't personalise my error pages — Apache ErrorDocument directive results in additional not found error

I use apache 2.4.10, and I can't use personal error pages. I changed /etc/apache2/conf-available/localized-error-pages.conf and added : ErrorDocument 404 /404.html and created the file /var/www/...
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apache directory pages in default setup = duplicate content?

I'm trying to figure out if google or any other service would treat apache folder pages as duplicate content if in each access attempt a random number of slashes are used. For example, these four URLs ...
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Why is Apache 2.4.12 stop working randomly?

I have XAMPP installed on a Windows 2012 R2. We have a few Wordpress installations plus a custom LMS that is mainly java/tomcat. The site is SSL and uses openssl 1.01. The server can be up for a ...
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Custom message error with apache2

I am currently running a web server using Apache 2.4.10. I would like to know how I can make custom error page, using the proper way. Please, note that several solutions are available online, but ...
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Apache .htaccess - All URLs with different parameters to ONE redirect

I need some help with .htaccess redirect. http://www.example.de/test-music.html?p1=1&p2[test]=23 http://www.example.de/test-music.html?p1=6&p2[test3]=5 ALL of them need to be redirected to ....
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Unable to add new host to Apache webserver

I already have two hosts pointing to my machine, and I am trying to add a third "webmail.user.domain.com, but I receive DNS failure lookup. I created a configuration file for "webmail" with the same ...
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Using mod_rewrite to force users to use our caching proxy

During a recent audit we became aware of several users who have not set their DNS records to correctly point to our name servers. Since we don't control the domain names of our users directly, we're ...