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I have a debian lenny server with trac (bug tracking system) installed which uses apache, i want to add another tool called rt (request tracker). Got everything working except that i can´t load them both simultaneously. Any thing i try on virtual hosts end up making only one of the work.

This the rt virtualhost that works for me:

<VirtualHost *:80>

DocumentRoot /opt/rt3/share/html
PerlRequire "/opt/rt3/bin/"

<Location /rt>
    AddDefaultCharset UTF-8
    SetHandler perl-script
    PerlResponseHandler RT::Mason

this is the default virtual host where i have trac installes

<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerAdmin webmaster@localhost

DocumentRoot /var/www/

<Directory />
    Options FollowSymLinks
    AllowOverride None
<Directory /var/www/>
    Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
    AllowOverride None
    Order allow,deny
    allow from all

ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ /usr/lib/cgi-bin/
<Directory "/usr/lib/cgi-bin">
    AllowOverride None
    Options +ExecCGI -MultiViews +SymLinksIfOwnerMatch
    Order allow,deny
    Allow from all

ErrorLog /var/log/apache2/error.log

# Possible values include: debug, info, notice, warn, error, crit,
# alert, emerg.
LogLevel warn

CustomLog /var/log/apache2/access.log combined

Alias /doc/ "/usr/share/doc/"
<Directory "/usr/share/doc/">
    Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks
    AllowOverride None
    Order deny,allow
    Deny from all
    Allow from ::1/128

TRAC Root : http://server/trac or http://server/trac/

    # Rewrite ./trac to ./trac/
    RewriteEngine on
    RewriteRule ^(.*)\/trac$ $1/ [NC]

<Location /trac/>
    SetHandler mod_python
    PythonHandler trac.web.modpython_frontend
    PythonInterpreter main
    PythonOption TracEnvParentDir /var/trac/env
    PythonOption TracUriRoot /trac
    SetEnv PYTHON_EGG_CACHE /tmp

### TRAC Login : http://server/trac/*/login
<LocationMatch ^(/trac/[^/]+)?/login>
    AuthType Basic
    AuthName "TRAC Login"
    AuthUserFile /etc/apache2/passwd-trac
    Require valid-user

### SVN repository : http://server/svn
<Location /svn>
    DAV svn
    SVNParentPath /var/svn-repos/catwizard3
    SVNListParentPath on

    AuthType Basic
    AuthName "SVN Repository"
    AuthUserFile /etc/apache2/passwd-trac
    Require valid-user

Any solution would be much appreciated! thank you!

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Is the trac config you've listed meant to be inside the second VirtualHost container? Or is it in an .htaccess file inside the trac root? Also, do you want these available on separate hostnames (e.g. and, or from the same hostname? Your config seems to suggest you want them on the same host at and - if this is the case, they should be in the same VirtualHost. Answer these questions and I should be able to help you sort out your config. – John Dalton Apr 10 '11 at 3:27
Hello John, thank you very much for the help! i need them on the same host, just like you propose HOTS/rt and HOTS/trac. The files i posted are from different VirtualHost containers. Thankyou! – Ernest Apr 10 '11 at 15:55

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#order matters
#DNS or your hosts file must be set correctly
<VirtualHost *:80>
   #all trac config here

<VirtualHost *:80>
   #all rt config here

Using this setup if you goto the rt stuff will be returned. If you goto to (or another other hostname or IP pointing to this box) you'll get the trac stuff. ServerName is the thing the determines how the request will be serviced.

Also anything outside of the VirtualHost sections will be applied if not overridden so make sure you don't have any rewrite rules or anything else there that might mess things up.

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Hello mathhew, thank you very much for your answer, but i need a solutions that works for the same hostname, something like: and Thank you very much for your answer – Ernest Apr 10 '11 at 15:56

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