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It seems that the most basic virtual host does not work under apache 2.2 :

# httpd.conf
Listen 80
Include /private/etc/apache2/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf

the httpd-vhosts :

# httpd-vhosts.conf
NameVirtualHost *:80

<VirtualHost *:80>
    ServerName project.dev
    ServerAlias lol.project.dev
    ServerAlias shootmania.project.dev

    DirectoryIndex "app.php"
    DocumentRoot "/Users/tb/workspace/project/web"
    <Directory "/Users/tb/workspace/project/web">
        AllowOverride All
        Order allow,deny
        Allow from All

    ErrorLog /var/log/apache2/project_error.log
    CustomLog /var/log/apache2/project_access.log combined

Here's what output apachectl :

apachectl -S
VirtualHost configuration:
wildcard NameVirtualHosts and _default_ servers:
*:80 is a NameVirtualHost
         default server project.dev (/private/etc/apache2/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf:21)
         port 80 namevhost project.dev (/private/etc/apache2/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf:21)
         port 80 namevhost pow (/private/etc/apache2/other/zzz_pow.conf:1)
Syntax OK

In my pow configuration :

<VirtualHost *:80> 
  ServerName pow 
  ServerAlias *.dev 
  ServerAlias *.xip.io 
  ProxyPass / http://localhost:20559/ 
  ProxyPassReverse / http://localhost:20559/ 
  ProxyPreserveHost On 

Accessing to localhost defaults on the project website, but accessing to http://project.dev gives a 404 Not found

Thanks for your help

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Check your error log. –  Michael Hampton Mar 9 '14 at 19:03
The error log is empty for project.dev but for the global one : [Sun Mar 09 19:40:24 2014] [warn] NameVirtualHost *:80 has no VirtualHosts –  Tristan Mar 9 '14 at 19:03
@Tristan Is that during the current service start? That shouldn't be possible given the apachectl -S output. –  Shane Madden Mar 9 '14 at 19:07
Yes @ShaneMadden its during service start –  Tristan Mar 9 '14 at 19:09
@Tristan What's the pow vhost doing? And from your access logs, are the requests to localhost being served by the project.dev virtual host? –  Shane Madden Mar 9 '14 at 19:12

2 Answers 2

up vote 1 down vote accepted

I uninstalled pow, and removed rules in firewall that pow installs, and it works like a charm. Pow was the responsible for that :/

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Your pow vhost configuration defines "ServerAlias *.dev" which overlaps your other VirtualHosts.

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It always double-lists the one that's being used as default - that should be normal :) –  Shane Madden Mar 9 '14 at 19:07
Oh yeah, my bad, it does point to the same configuration. –  ETL Mar 9 '14 at 19:09

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