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Old 07-20-2003, 09:10 AM   #1
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SSI and Apache 2

I am trying to implement SSI on Apache 2.0.47 and can not get it to work !!!!! I am sure it is a silly bug but after hours of trying to find the issue I cant get it to work.

I compile in include.c

apachectl -l
Compiled in modules:

After viewing the source for the page that is delivered I see the SSI directive. I dont think it is processing the directive becase I would expect to see my include or an error.

I thought it might be a permission issue so chened everything to the apache user and group and still it doesnt work.

any ideas ?????

And used the following httpd.conf file (I removed some commented out code):

Last edited by krumholz; 07-20-2003 at 09:26 AM.
Old 07-20-2003, 09:22 AM   #2
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ServerTokens OS

ServerRoot "/etc/httpd"

PidFile run/

Timeout 300

KeepAlive Off

MaxKeepAliveRequests 100

KeepAliveTimeout 15

<IfModule prefork.c>
StartServers 8
MinSpareServers 5
MaxSpareServers 20
MaxClients 150
MaxRequestsPerChild 1000

<IfModule worker.c>
StartServers 2
MaxClients 150
MinSpareThreads 25
MaxSpareThreads 75
ThreadsPerChild 25
MaxRequestsPerChild 0

<IfModule perchild.c>
NumServers 5
StartThreads 5
MinSpareThreads 5
MaxSpareThreads 10
MaxThreadsPerChild 20
MaxRequestsPerChild 0

Listen 80

# Load config files from the config directory "/etc/httpd/conf.d".
#Include conf.d/*.conf

<IfModule prefork.c>
#LoadModule cgi_module modules/

<IfModule worker.c>
#LoadModule cgid_module modules/

User apache
Group apache


ServerName testserver:80

UseCanonicalName Off

DocumentRoot "/var/www/html"

<Directory />
Options FollowSymLinks
AllowOverride Options

<Directory "/var/www/html">
Options Indexes FollowSymLinks
AllowOverride Options
Order allow,deny
Allow from all

<LocationMatch "^/$>
Options -Indexes
ErrorDocument 403 /error/noindex.html

<IfModule mod_userdir.c>
UserDir disable

DirectoryIndex index.html index.html.var

AccessFileName .htaccess

<Files ~ "^\.ht">
Order allow,deny
Deny from all

TypesConfig /etc/mime.types

DefaultType text/plain

<IfModule mod_mime_magic.c>
MIMEMagicFile conf/magic
HostnameLookups Off

ErrorLog logs/error_log

LogLevel warn

LogFormat "%h %l %u %t \"%r\" %>s %b \"%{Referer}i\" \"%{User-Agent}i\"" combined
LogFormat "%h %l %u %t \"%r\" %>s %b" common
LogFormat "%{Referer}i -> %U" referer
LogFormat "%{User-agent}i" agent

CustomLog logs/access_log combined

ServerSignature On

Alias /icons/ "/var/www/icons/"

<Directory "/var/www/icons">
Options Indexes MultiViews
AllowOverride Options
Order allow,deny
Allow from all

Alias /manual "/var/www/manual"

<Directory "/var/www/manual">
Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
AllowOverride Options
Order allow,deny
Allow from all

<IfModule mod_dav_fs.c>
# Location of the WebDAV lock database.
DAVLockDB /var/lib/dav/lockdb

ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ "/var/www/cgi-bin/"

<IfModule mod_cgid.c>
Scriptsock run/httpd.cgid
Old 07-20-2003, 09:24 AM   #3
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<Directory "/var/www/cgi-bin">
AllowOverride Options
Options None
Order allow,deny
Allow from all

IndexOptions FancyIndexing VersionSort NameWidth=*

AddIconByEncoding (CMP,/icons/compressed.gif) x-compress x-gzip

AddIconByType (TXT,/icons/text.gif) text/*
AddIconByType (IMG,/icons/image2.gif) image/*
AddIconByType (SND,/icons/sound2.gif) audio/*
AddIconByType (VID,/icons/movie.gif) video/*

AddIcon /icons/binary.gif .bin .exe
AddIcon /icons/binhex.gif .hqx
AddIcon /icons/tar.gif .tar
AddIcon /icons/world2.gif .wrl .wrl.gz .vrml .vrm .iv
AddIcon /icons/compressed.gif .Z .z .tgz .gz .zip
AddIcon /icons/a.gif .ps .ai .eps
AddIcon /icons/layout.gif .html .shtml .htm .pdf
AddIcon /icons/text.gif .txt
AddIcon /icons/c.gif .c
AddIcon /icons/p.gif .pl .py
AddIcon /icons/f.gif .for
AddIcon /icons/dvi.gif .dvi
AddIcon /icons/uuencoded.gif .uu
AddIcon /icons/script.gif .conf .sh .shar .csh .ksh .tcl
AddIcon /icons/tex.gif .tex
AddIcon /icons/bomb.gif core

AddIcon /icons/back.gif ..
AddIcon /icons/hand.right.gif README
AddIcon /icons/folder.gif ^^DIRECTORY^^
AddIcon /icons/blank.gif ^^BLANKICON^^

DefaultIcon /icons/unknown.gif

ReadmeName README.html
HeaderName HEADER.html

IndexIgnore .??* *~ *# HEADER* README* RCS CVS *,v *,t

AddEncoding x-compress Z
AddEncoding x-gzip gz tgz

AddLanguage da .dk
AddLanguage nl .nl
AddLanguage en .en
AddLanguage et .et
AddLanguage fr .fr
AddLanguage de .de
AddLanguage he .he
AddLanguage el .el
AddLanguage it .it
AddLanguage ja .ja
AddLanguage pl .po
AddLanguage kr .kr
AddLanguage pt .pt
AddLanguage nn .nn
AddLanguage no .no
AddLanguage pt-br .pt-br
AddLanguage ltz .ltz
AddLanguage ca .ca
AddLanguage es .es
AddLanguage sv .se
AddLanguage cz .cz
AddLanguage ru .ru
AddLanguage tw .tw
AddLanguage zh-tw .tw
AddLanguage hr .hr

LanguagePriority en da nl et fr de el it ja kr no pl pt pt-br ltz ca es sv tw

ForceLanguagePriority Prefer Fallback
Old 07-20-2003, 09:25 AM   #4
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AddDefaultCharset ISO-8859-1

AddCharset ISO-8859-1 .iso8859-1 .latin1
AddCharset ISO-8859-2 .iso8859-2 .latin2 .cen
AddCharset ISO-8859-3 .iso8859-3 .latin3
AddCharset ISO-8859-4 .iso8859-4 .latin4
AddCharset ISO-8859-5 .iso8859-5 .latin5 .cyr .iso-ru
AddCharset ISO-8859-6 .iso8859-6 .latin6 .arb
AddCharset ISO-8859-7 .iso8859-7 .latin7 .grk
AddCharset ISO-8859-8 .iso8859-8 .latin8 .heb
AddCharset ISO-8859-9 .iso8859-9 .latin9 .trk
AddCharset ISO-2022-JP .iso2022-jp .jis
AddCharset ISO-2022-KR .iso2022-kr .kis
AddCharset ISO-2022-CN .iso2022-cn .cis
AddCharset Big5 .Big5 .big5
AddCharset WINDOWS-1251 .cp-1251 .win-1251
AddCharset CP866 .cp866
AddCharset KOI8-r .koi8-r .koi8-ru
AddCharset KOI8-ru .koi8-uk .ua
AddCharset ISO-10646-UCS-2 .ucs2
AddCharset ISO-10646-UCS-4 .ucs4
AddCharset UTF-8 .utf8

AddCharset GB2312 .gb2312 .gb
AddCharset utf-7 .utf7
AddCharset utf-8 .utf8
AddCharset big5 .big5 .b5
AddCharset EUC-TW .euc-tw
AddCharset EUC-JP .euc-jp
AddCharset EUC-KR .euc-kr
AddCharset shift_jis .sjis

AddType application/x-tar .tgz

Options +Includes

AddType text/html .shtml

AddHandler imap-file map
AddHandler type-map var
AddHandler server-parsed .shtml .html .htm

#AddOutputFilter INCLUDES .shtml

Alias /error/ "/var/www/error/"

<IfModule mod_negotiation.c>
<IfModule mod_include.c>
<Directory "/var/www/error">
#AllowOverride None
AllowOverride Options
#Options IncludesNoExec
Options +Includes
AddOutputFilter Includes html
AddHandler type-map var
AddHandler server-parsed .shtml
Order allow,deny
Allow from all
LanguagePriority en es de fr
ForceLanguagePriority Prefer Fallback

ErrorDocument 400 /error/HTTP_BAD_REQUEST.html.var


BrowserMatch "Mozilla/2" nokeepalive
BrowserMatch "MSIE 4\.0b2;" nokeepalive downgrade-1.0 force-response-1.0
BrowserMatch "RealPlayer 4\.0" force-response-1.0
BrowserMatch "Java/1\.0" force-response-1.0
BrowserMatch "JDK/1\.0" force-response-1.0

BrowserMatch "Microsoft Data Access Internet Publishing Provider" redirect-carefully
BrowserMatch "^WebDrive" redirect-carefully
Old 07-20-2003, 12:52 PM   #5
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Add "Includes" to your Options directive for a directory below or at the level you are placing the file. To enable it for the whole site just put it in:
<Directory "/var/www/html">
Options Indexes FollowSymLinks Includes
Old 07-21-2003, 09:49 AM   #6
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Fixed the problem, thanks !!!
Old 10-05-2003, 07:50 PM   #7
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Lightbulb Apache SSI Includes configuration

You should define your folder in options like this

<Directory /home/httpd/html>
Options Includes

where /home/httpd/html should be the folder where the .shtml files reside, I think.

then, activate the Includes option in the options section

Options Includes

after that you should add the .shtml file type and define a filter to the .shtml files (files that will be interpreted, time consuming)

AddType text/html .shtml
AddOutputFilter INCLUDES .shtml

in this case only the files ending with .shtml will work, files ending with .html don't, to make this files work to you should add the to the AddOutpuFilter like this

AddOutputFilter INCLUDES .shtml .html

don't forget to check the and leave no comment the next line

LoadModule include_module modules/



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