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Old 07-06-2003, 11:57 AM   #1
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Configuring Apache and PHP...

Hey all,

I've succesfully configured apache server under slackware 9.0 and I'm trying to get PHP running (I'll be trying to get MySQL running once I've configured PHP).

Is it simply a matter of placing a php.ini file in the server root (/usr in this case) or in the document root (/var/www/htdocs)? Do I have to add any lines to httpd.conf? How do I get PHP to be active for all users and / or for a virtual host?
Old 07-06-2003, 01:10 PM   #2
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Just had to look at the end of the default httpd.conf included in the distribution, uncomment a line and PHP works.

... you know I think simply the act of posting questions here makes me look a little harder on how to solve the problem myself. This isn't the first time I've posted a question only to have found the solution myself.

Sorry for the clutter.... but I promise that every time this happens, I will post the solution.
Old 07-06-2003, 01:11 PM   #3
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