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Old 12-30-2013, 06:53 PM   #1
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Setting up Apache Server for Mac 10.6.8

I have downloaded the Tarball but fining it incredibly difficult to understand the compiling and installation instructions provided on

Can someone explain in lay how exactly i should download, extract, configure the source tree, instal and customise? What program should i be completing this command in...Terminal??

**To configure the source tree using all the default options, simply type ./configure.**

Please help...
Old 12-31-2013, 08:21 AM   #2
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Your mac comes with an apache2 anyway. Or have you to setup a linux box on mac? Which linux distribution?

if 2nd type in bash:

cd /Directory/wgere/you/downloaded/ApachePackage
tar -xvzf ApachePackage.tgz
cd ApachePackage
sudo make install


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