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Old 11-20-2003, 10:04 PM   #1
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Apache problems


I need help, everytime I try to enter localhost in my browser after starting apache it says

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An error occured while loading localhost:


Could not connect to host localhost
Can someone help me with this please?
I'm using gentoo linux.
 
Old 11-20-2003, 10:26 PM   #2
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apache is probably listing on a interface or port

in your apache's configuration, make sure Listen is something like "Listen 80"
also make sure that, if your using "BindAddress", make sure it equals "*".

another problem could be apache is dieing on you before it even loads up.
if you don't know what it's doing (applies to anything really), always check the logs.

hope that helps
 
Old 11-20-2003, 10:29 PM   #3
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Well everything seems correct, I think apache isn't loading for properly for some reason, not to sure though.
 
  


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