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Domain pointing to wrong DocumentRoot?

I was following this tutorial about installing an SSL cert on a ZPanel Ubuntu Install http://blog.arnas.web.id/?p=145 (I also enabled mod_ssl, which it doesn't mention in the post) The certificate ...
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change documentroot of a subdirectory in directadmin

I have a directory in public_html named is "forum." /home/user1/domains/domain1.com/public_html/forum I need this URL: www.domain1.com/forum To be read from another user directory like: ...
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Accessing site after IP redirect

we are using Apache2 to host multiple sites on one system in our local network. One such site is the following: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName wiki.idi.local DocumentRoot ...
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Change root folder of domain in ISPConfig with NGINX

I have an ISPConfig server (Debian Wheezy) and I have 2 domains: www.abc.com and www.xyz.com. The first one (www.abc.com) works fine and the root folder is /var/www/abc.com/web/ (default ISPConfig ...
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Setting multiple Apache VirtualHosts to same DocumentRoot without url changing?

I'm trying to get domain.fi and domain.com to point to the same DocumentRoot, without the domain changing in the browser url. Is that possible with Apache? I've got the both domains pointing to the ...
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Why am I getting this error in the logs?

Ok so I just started a new ubuntu server 11.10 and i added the vhost and all seems ok ...I also restarted apache but when i visit the browser i get a blank page the server ip is http://23.21.197.126/ ...
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Sharing www folder breaks IIS sites

I would like to share my www folder on my local machine with others in my office but when I do this and try navigate back to my localhost sites, I get the error HTTP Error 401.3 - Unauthorized. Now I ...
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Security of Apache DocumentRoot

I have a general question about security of Apache DocumentRoot, which comes from a statement I read when installing Galaxy, a bioinformatic web service and infrastructure. The statement says ...
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Apache doesn't start: syntax error…DocumentRoot must be a directory

I read all the previous answer but I couldn't fix my problem.. I'm changing the server where my website is hosted and I'm setting again apache.. Now, after installing php, fail2ban, etc i have that ...
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Apache2 reverseproxy - How to set a DocumentRoot on the server?

I've configured a reverseproxy with apache2. The reverseproxy configuration looks like this: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName someserver.com ProxyRequests Off ProxyPass / ...
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Apache HTTPd FollowSymLinks path permission

I'm configuring my development environment with a basic Apache HTTPd configuration. But, to avoid a often problem, I want to map my test URL to my development folder. I'm using Ubuntu. My ...
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how can i access a directory from network in apache using httpd.conf [closed]

I want apache to access a location which is in network that means instead of specifying a DocumentRoot from withing the server(mine is centos) i want the apache to access a directory which is on ...
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Apache: Client-IP-based DocumentRoot

I don't know if this could be possible on apache yet, I've done hefty amount of research before coming here. but: I have a VirtualHost running at *:80, ServerName to somedomain.tld. What I want to ...
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Apache Adding DocumentRoot to URL when www not used - could be rewrite issue

When I visit www.mysite.com all is well. When I visit mysite.com (without the www) I get redirected to http://www.mysite.com/home/admin/domains/mysite.com/public_html which gives a 404 error. ...
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nginx displays wrong document roots (Virtualmin)

I recently set up Virtualmin on a clean Debian7-32bit VPS. I decided to go with nginx instead of Apache. Virtualmin sets up separate config files for each "virtual host", which I guess is fine. I ...
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set document root for external calls

I'm using mod_userdir to set my document root to /home/user/server/public_html/ I also setup a virtual host that will redirect for the ServerName domain.com to ...
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Apache Serving Wrong Document Root

I have installed SSL on a subdomain of my site. Everything works perfectly, except this strange behavior. If I point my browser at the following locations, these document roots are served: ...
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Inconsistent trailing slash in DOCUMENT_ROOT variable in PHP when using Apache

In different server environments, the PHP $_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT'] super global sometimes has a trailing slash and sometimes it does not. I would have thought this issue is directly related to how ...
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Set up instance of Drupal website on fresh Ubuntu server?

I am a brand new to Drupal...and web programming, for that matter. I have set up an Ubuntu 12.10 server, installed Apache, and installed Drupal 7.24 (all through bash...I am working from the server ...
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Apache Virtual host (SSL) Doc Root issue

I am having issues with the SSL document root of my vhosts configuration. Http sees to work fine and navigates to the root directory and publishes the page fine - DocumentRoot ...
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change website document root in Kloxo?

I am hosting multiple websites using Kloxo on my VPS, say a.come, b.com, c.com, etc. Right now I am logging in as admin and whenever I created those websites, the document root is always ...
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DocumentRoot Directory Apache httpd

I want to make changes over my httpd.conf file of Apache running in Windows, but I want to know why need to use (or declare) the same root twice. DocumentRoot "C:/Apache/htdocs" <Directory /> ...
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Apache Documentroot access forbidden

Running Arch Linux I am trying to get apache to use /www (not /var/www) as DocumentRoot. /www is a softlink to /home/user/www. However, I keep getting an "Access Forbidden" error. The / and /home ...
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Is there anything wrong with making your documentroot tmpfs, if you've got the ram to spare?

As the title says, it strikes me that if I have an old mason webapp which is basically a few hundred perl scripts and components on disk, would it not run quicker if I made the documentroot a tmpfs? ...
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ubuntu apache subdomains pointing to main domain

I have a ubuntu server with apache setup, the main domain on the server is a subdomain app.example.com, which is working fine. Now if I setup john.app.example.com, then that also is displaying the ...
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Is there a DocumentRoot naming convention and why do some suggest /var/www/example.com over /var/www/example [closed]

As the title suggest, I was wondering if there is a technical reason behind naming a web application's documentroot with the domain name? From my limited experience, it seems that including the domain ...
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Why can't I change document root in apache without error?

I'm trying to change my document root in apache so I can start a new project and keep an old one available so I can reference the files. Whenever I try to change the document root, though, I get a 403 ...
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Best permissions/ownership for apache document root

I need some help setting the correct permissions or ownership of the apache document root. Here is what I need: different websites stored in /var/www/html/<site> two users should update/manage ...
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Nginx document root owner

I am setting up a django web app using Nginx + Gunicorn. I am using also an Amazon linux instance that is based on CentOS distro. Assuming that Nginx is running with a nginx user what's the best ...
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index.html is not read from the intended directory

I am trying to set up a virtual host on a Fedora 18 installation. This is on Rackspace. Following is my /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf (I deleted all the comment lines for brevity): ServerRoot ...
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Testing vhost config

I've been battling to get a vhost config working on an internal development server at work. I have found other vhost configs in the site-available directory. For some reason, I can't see why my new ...
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Apache - how do I create an exception for a vhost's VirtualDocumentRoot in httpd.conf?

I'm new to Apache, and I'm wondering if there's a way to configure VirtualDocumentRoot to create an exception for just one of my vhosts on my local server. Currently all of my sites are stored in ...
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Mapping different ServerPath to different DocumentRoot with the same address

I am using an Apache server within an intranet to give access to reports. I want, with the same servername, to map a server path to a different documentroot that happens to be a file share. Is this ...
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Apache2 VirtualDocumentRoot wildcard subdomains with fallback

Configuring a local development linux box I'd like to have some sneaky Apache2 configuration which would do the following, when I request 'sub.domain.tld.local': 1.) Serve from: ...
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setting up a vhost alias with a wildcard for domain and document root - doc root not parsed correctly

I only have a fuzzy idea of the correct terminology to use in this question so please feel free to help me by clarifying it. I have a vhost setup. The idea is that I want a wildcard to route all ...
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Apache, serving a subdomain from a different directory than webroot

I'm trying to serve two projects, separately, from a shared directory on an Ubuntu server via Apache. The directory of the whole kit and kaboodle looks something like: /project /api /app Now, ...
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How to set PHP root directory?

I've a web server with CentOS and DirectAdmin. I found that php is allowed to ignore the virtual host DocumentRoot. For example the following code: <?php print_r(scandir('/')); ?> Result on a ...
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XAMPP pointing a file outside root folder [closed]

I am using XAMPP for first time in Mac. Running out problems accessing other than root folder(htdocs).when I am placing my web application inside htdocs with default httpd.conf file it works when I ...
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Default DocumentRoot directory redirects to a VirtualHost in Virtualmin [closed]

When I try to access DocumentRoot it redirects to one of my VirtualHosts, I can't see contents in /var/www/html. It's under Virtualmin 3.94 and I think someone else my problem here, but I can't find ...
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setting php.ini to use / for webroot?

New at this, so apologies if I'm not using the correct terminology, but... Locally, in my scripts, I can include scripts using: include('/include/sample.php'); And it will automatically traverse to ...
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What is /opt/sun_docs used for, in Solaris 10?

Solaris 10, SPARC. While trying clean up my "/opt" directory, I saw the "sun_docs" directory. I scanned the contents with "du -a", and also found a single, possibly related file ...
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Can a S3 mount be used as the document root for Apache?

Has anyone been successful in having their DocumentRoot reside on an S3 mount (using s3fs)? I currently have a mounted bucket at /mnt/s3. I can read and write files to it no problem. In my ...
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Cant start apache, says html folder not directory

When I attempt to start httpd: [root@cameronaziz www]# service httpd start Starting httpd: Syntax error on line 292 of /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf: DocumentRoot must be a directory ...
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nginx doesn't find the directory but apache does

I use apache as the backend server and nginx on the frontend. Apache listens to port 8080 and nginx to port 80. What I do is have the root point to the public folder foreach virtualhost: ...
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Apache refusing to change DocumentRoot

I've installed Zend Server CE 5.1.0 on Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit in its default location, meaning the path to my htdocs is C:\Program Files (x86)\Zend\Apache2\htdocs. Not something that I would like ...
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Two Server Names mapped to the same DocumentRoot

I have a server with two virtual hosts pointing to the same DocumentRoot folder. In that folder there is a Magento installation that manages properly both domains. Just in case this is important, the ...
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How can I edit an individual site's virtualhost using either WHM or cPanel?

I've been using Webmin/virtualmin for years. In Webmin, I can edit Apache config files quite easily. For example, if a user wants to change the DocumentRoot because he/she wants to serve up a Ruby on ...
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How to rewrite index.php (and other valid default files) to the document root using mod_rewrite?

I would like to redirect index.php, as well as any other valid default file (e.g. index.html, index.asp, etc.) to the document root (which contains index.php) with something like this: RewriteRule ...
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Finding Document Root

I can browse the company intranet site using the following URL. http://192.168.1.2/admin/index.php How do I find the full path of the file "index.php"? I tried... locate admin/index.php and it ...
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How to configure Apache document root?

I am in the process to migrate to a new web server and I would like to have a clean and safe file architecture for apache and my web application. The server will serve one single php/mysql ...