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Old 07-01-2003, 04:22 AM   #1
linoob
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Apache2 and php4 problems configuring


Hello all...
I have been trying to install Apache/php/mysql on redhat 9.0 for the past hour or so and now i have come to a screeching halt. So far I have mysql installed and working, as well as php installed and configured. Where I am now is configuring apache for php
I am using the following command:

./configure --prefix=/usr/local/apache --enable-module=rewrite --activate-module=src/modules/php4/libphp4.a

and I get the following error:

configure: error: unrecognized option: --activate-module=src/modules/php4/libphp4.a

I have tried the ./configure --help and it mentions nothing about '--activate-module' I think that this might have something to do with it being apache2 and the help I am following is for apache1. Does anyone have any suggestions as to what I should do in this case? Is there a different option I can use that will do the same thing and work?

thanks in advance!
 
Old 07-01-2003, 04:40 AM   #2
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I also tried this:

--enable-modules=usr/lib/httpd/modules/libphp4.so

and got this:

./configure: line 1: enable_usr/lib/httpd/modules/libphp4.so=yes: No such file or directory

even tho that is the only spot that i could find a file that even looks close to libphp4.a

Am I missing something here? why did it say no such file or directory, when i know its there?
 
Old 07-01-2003, 06:21 AM   #3
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PHP needs to know what version of apache extensions it should be compliled to work against and once you do that the shared object library libphp4.so is created.

All you need to do with Apache is to enable the so module support in general so you can use the PHP created in as said above.


My PHP 4.3.2 was configured like this.
Code:
./configure                     \
--prefix=/usr                   \
--exec-prefix=/usr              \
--bindir=/usr/bin               \
--sbindir=/usr/sbin             \
--sysconfdir=/etc               \
--datadir=/usr/share            \
--includedir=/usr/include       \
--libdir=/usr/lib               \
--libexecdir=/usr/libexec       \
--localstatedir=/var            \
--sharedstatedir=/usr/com       \
--sysconfdir=/etc               \
--mandir=/usr/share/man         \
--infodir=/usr/share/info       \
--with-apxs2                    \
--enable-so                     \
--enable-discard-path           \
--enable-force-cgi-redirect     \
--with-config-file-path=/etc/   \
--enable-libgcc                 \
--with-zlib                     \
--with-bz2                      \
--with-dom=/usr/lib             \
--with-dom-xslt=/usr/lib        \
--with-dom-exslt=/usr/lib       \
--enable-ftp                    \
--with-mysql=/usr               \
--enable-sysvsem                \
--enable-sysvshm                \
--enable-wddx                   \
--enable-share                  \
--enable-openssl                \
--enable-trans-sid
My apache 2.0.46 conf directives are attached. ( You may wish to add/delete modules, change installation paths etc )
Code:
./configure                     \
  --enable-layout=RedHat        \
  --enable-so                   \
  --enable-mods-shared="setenvif ssl info deflate speling dir auth-digest alias asis example cgi  status"       \
  --disable-cgid                \
  --disable-env                 \
  --disable-setenvif            \
  --disable-userdir
In both cases, I lay my copy of apache over the Redhat standard install locations, to avoid dealing with muliple versions.
 
  


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