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Old 06-01-2006, 10:24 PM   #1
sdmike6
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Apache web server


Ok so I installed apache on kubuntu and when I was done doing the make install I try to start it and I can't.

I went through these steps:

$ ./configure --prefix=PREFIX
$ make
$ make install
$ PREFIX/bin/apachectl start<----- this is where I got stuck
 
Old 06-02-2006, 12:14 AM   #2
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Why the --prefix=PREFIX option? It should work just fine without it.

Anyway, you should post any error messages you have. Also, try /PREFIX/bin/apachectl start, I believe PREFIX would be under your root directory.

Last edited by Maritime; 06-02-2006 at 12:16 AM.
 
Old 06-02-2006, 12:18 AM   #3
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PREFIX is a place holder and was supposed to be replaced with an actual path, usually /usr.
 
  


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