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Enabling LDAP authentication in Apache HTTPD server

Apache httpd server is a widely used open source webserver. By default, the applications deployed in this server will be open to the network and can be accessible without any authentication. 197 more words

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Ansible - Allowing outbound HTTP access from firewalled/DMZed hosts via SSH Reverse Proxy and Apache HTTPD mod_proxy

Production Servers often live in heavily-firewall-restricted DMZ networks, making it hard to update them with YUM, etc. because they often do not allow outbound HTTP access. 491 more words


Managing Apache Httpd with Ansible in Secure Environments.

What if we can’t run any service, any script and any command as sudo with Ansible? How do we then restart Apache Httpd from a remote machine? 562 more words


Python CGI in Apache httpd server

Pre-requisite: Working Apache Server.

In httpd-vhosts.conf:

Add below content inside <VirtualHost …>

ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ "/cgi-bin/" 
<directory "<httpd-installed-path="">/cgi-bin/">
         Options Indexes FollowSymLinks ExecCGI
         AddHandler cgi-script .cgi .py
         AllowOverride None
         Require all granted 
… 97 more words

Enabling PHP 5 on Fedora 20

I've been trying to get Modx CMS installed on a Fedora 20 laptop and just getting permission denied errors for absolutely no (apparent) reason.
By searching  came across http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5326531/php-warning-unknown-failed-to-open-stream which suggests the following command: 
/sbin/restorecon -R /var/www/
As described at http://linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-server-73/ - not that this actually resolves to a page.

apachectl status - How to solve lynx: command not found

apachectl status” will not work if you don’t have lynx ; text-based web browser.

You realize that when you get below message while using the command. 109 more words


Apache httpd: APR not found; error while installation

During Apache httpd installation if you get below error, that means Apache Portable Run-time environment was not found or not installed.

checking for APR... no
configure: error: APR not found.  238 more words