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Old 11-30-2003, 08:33 PM   #1
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Angry Apache config problem

I need help with my apache config. When I hit my site I keep getting the "Hey, it worked !
The SSL/TLS-aware Apache webserver was
successfully installed on this website." instead of my website.

The weird thing is, is that it was working fine about 2 weeks ago and then all of the sudden this thing popped up instead of my site.

Sorry for my n00bness but I just moved to slackware 4 weeks ago from working in windows for 10 years.

I would appreciate any information that you could give me.


Old 11-30-2003, 08:44 PM   #2
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Sounds like your DocRoot isn't what it should be. Standard its like /var/www/html

check in there for some apache files, and then you can change you location of where to server out your files (best choice), You can change that by opening up a GUI text editor and searching for "/var/www/html" and then replacing that to maybe /home/user/public_html
Old 11-30-2003, 10:50 PM   #3
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I have the doc root set to /usr/local/apache/htdocs.

Which has a symbolic link to my home dir in home/username/site. It was working before but then I don't know what happened. Should I pint out my conf file on here?



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