Category Archives: Apache

Apache http server in detail – 1

To verify httpd installed or not rpm -qa httpd (will display the package details if available) ex: httpd-2.2.15-29.el6_4.x86_64 Default Paths /usr/sbin/httpd command path /etc/httpd httpd root path /etc/httpd/conf Main config path /etc/httpd/conf.d Additional config path /etc/httpd/logs Link pointed to httpd … Continue reading

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How to make apache server listen on particular port ?

Apache can be made to listen to a particular port/ip address using Listen directive. Syntax : Listen [IP_Address:]Port Examples : Listen 0.0.0.0:80 Listen 80 Listen 127.0.0.1:80 Listen 191.20.20.21:8000 Listen directive tells the server to listen for http request on the … Continue reading

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Apache HTTP Server – An Introduction

Apache is the world’s most popular Web server/HTTP server. We will see the overview of apache HTTP server here. How to start / stop / restart apache ? ./httpd -f configfilepath -k (start|stop|restart) How to run syntax test for configuration … Continue reading

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