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Old 05-19-2006, 08:42 AM   #1
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Apache Server error,

Hi Linuxquestions

I've installed Apache with PHP5, but when I try to start the server I get this error:

[root@localhost crillegs]# /usr/local/apache2/bin/apachectl restart httpd: Syntax error on line 408 of /usr/local/apache2/conf/httpd.conf: API module structure `php5_module' in file /usr/local/apache2/modules/ is garbled - perhaps this is not an Apache module DSO?

Well line 408 (witch I added myself, to include, and that line is not the problem) tells:

LoadModule php5_module modules/

Anyone have a solution for this?

Best Regards

Christian S.
Old 05-20-2006, 02:24 AM   #2
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It seems your PHP5 so is corrupted or not compile for Apache on your machine, I suggest you download PHP5 for apache source and recomiple it and install.

also try to run httpd -t to test your config before starting service..

Hope that help
Old 05-23-2006, 01:53 PM   #3
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Apache, php5 and mysql have problems working together.

i spent ages trying to figure out a missing file but i found this article and it solved it. results in a valid file and allows apache to start without errors.

(this won't let me post a link so i'll add it in a seperate post)

My setup is
- Apache 2
- PHP5
- MySQL 5

and all are working fine. If you try what this article suggests and are still having trouble, give me a shout back.
Old 05-23-2006, 01:56 PM   #4
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