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Old 10-27-2004, 08:32 AM   #1
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Apache & VirtualHost

I installed Slackware 10 and I want to have 2 virtualhosts on my coomputer.

I give you the settings in httpd.conf wich I thinks are relevant to my problem.


DocumentRoot /var/www/htdocs

<IfModule mod_userdir.c>
    UserDir public_html
    UserDir disabled root


    DocumentRoot /var/www/server2
    ServerName server2
    ErrorLog /var/log/apache/server2_error_log
    CustomLog /var/log/apache/server2_access_log combined
    DirectoryIndex index.php index.html
Now when I access through my browser it shows the page from server2 and the URL in the browser remains the same ( server2 works corectly (when I access http://server2 with my browser the corect page is displayed).

The settings in the DNS are correct. "host server2" gives me the corect IP and host gives the same IP.

What gives? Is the apache wich comes with Slackware broken?
Old 10-27-2004, 08:37 AM   #2
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I would recommend doing this: Get rid of "ServerName" at the top of your httpd.conf, or make it generic (i.e. something not useful to you). Now, make a VirtualHost entry (and a NameVirtualHost, if its on a different IP address) for What I'm saying is make your definition of "" an explicit virtualhost directive-- just as you are doing with server2. And no, that Apache compile with Slackware most likely isn't broken.
Old 10-27-2004, 03:01 PM   #3
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Yes, Thank you, I did what you told me and it works.


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