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Why not use a WAMP stack?

I recently had a talk with some experienced people and they suggested to me not to use a WAMP stack, and instead install apache, mysql and php separately. I don't understand why they have suggested ...
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WAMP Server 2.1: Change default text editor [closed]

I want to use Notepad++ to open my httpd.conf and php.ini configuration files and have associated those file types in Windows to Notepad++; opening those documents via windows opens Notepad++. But ...
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What inconsistencies should I expect between WAMP and LAMP stacks?

I am used to a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack, but occasionally I must use a WAMP (Windows ...) stack to meet certain client requirements. I haven't run into any significant differences, but ...
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Recover a MySQL database with only bin-log file

Here is the CATASTROPHE: We are working in our company with a web application for test management: TestLink. One team was working on it for more than 1 month till now. Yesterday, another team wanted ...
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Why am I getting Network error: 403 Forbidden in firebug for files I am not trying to access?

QUESTIONs I'd like to know why I am getting Network error: 403 Forbidden in firebug for files that I am not trying to access? is it likely to cause any serious problems on the webserver? how to ...
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Our VPS is being used as a Warez mule [duplicate]

The company I work for runs a series of ecommerce stores on a VPS. It's a WAMP stack, 50gb storage. We use an archaic piece of ecommerce software which operates almost entirely client-side. When an ...
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What could cause an 101 Error in WAMP under Windows 7? [closed]

I'be been using WAMP for local development for quite a while now but lately I've been getting an Error 101 message when I browse localhost sites. It's possible for this to have appeared after the last ...
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Need to convert WinXP desktop into a WinXP-based server, suggestions? (more details inside)

My company's IT department would be better named the "computer purchasing and LAN cable maintenance department" because that's just about the limit of their abilities. In my division we just had a ...
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Enable HTTP DELETE requests on Apache server

I need to configure my server to permit the http delete method. currently, I get the following error when I attempt to make this call: HTTP/1.1 405 Method Not Allowed Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 ...
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How to completely disable apache access log? [closed]

I'm running WAMP server on Windows Server 2003, Apache 2.2, and I would like to completely disable writing into the access log. It would be neat if I could do the following, but I'm on Windows: ...
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What does “Restart PHP” mean in Zend Server?

I've been using Apache with PHP for years, both as standalone installs (Windows and Linux) and as part of WAMP stacks on Windows. Today I decided to try out Zend Server CE, and was surprised that it ...
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How can I rate limit HTTP requests on port 80? [closed]

I have a very simple server running WAMP on a Windows machine, with PHP code which is a simple API for my clients that returns XML. The things is that the hardware is very modest, and if a user calls ...
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How to handle multiple virtualhost (w/ alias) on Windows?

Well, I know how to do virtual hosts, but on windows it looks harder to get what i want to. <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin admin@domaindev.com DocumentRoot ...
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Potential Issues Using WordPress on WIMP and WAMP?

The firm I'm working with want to host WordPress on Windows servers. They also want to use WIMP instead of WAMP. I don't like the idea, but can't explain intelligently why it's bad- Can someone help ...
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How to view the localhost of another computer in the same network?

We have a team, working on a website. And I am planning to keep the files in one computer and let the guys access the files and folders, edit it, test it, view it in browser. I am using WAMP Server. ...
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What is the difference of running WAMP or XAMPP between the different versions of windows? [closed]

I am going to run a small web server using WAMP or XAMPP apache. What is the difference between installing on Windows XP, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 2008 Web Edition, and ...
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can not access http://localhost/phpmyadmin/ [closed]

I installed wamp server2 it didn't have password and it had this error below then I went to mysql and set the password for root with this command and I can login using this password but again I can ...
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Apache ab test and fail- Apache or PHP configuration issue?

I wrote a RESTful web service to be the backbone behind a mobile app using PHP and the Restler library. It's running on my dev server running Windows Server 2008 R2, PHP 5.3.5, Apache 2.2.17, and ...
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MySQL + phpMyAdmin: The server is not responding (or the local MySQL server's socket is not correctly configured) [closed]

My phpmyadmin works only when I'm connected to the internet.(it even works if i'm just connected to Lan) otherwise, it gives below error: Error MySQL said: #2002 - The server is not responding ...
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Changing the MySQL datadir location to a mapped drive under WAMP [closed]

I have a WAMP server running on Windows 7 and I want to move the mysql data files to a network share (A NAS device). I stopped the WAMP server, created a drive letter mapping to a share on the NAS, ...
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How do i set up a domain with Apache?

I have purchased a domain with Goddaddy, I have apache running, and i can access it outside my local network using my IP. Now all i need to know is how do I associate my ip with that domain? Please ...
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Why is PHP ignore session.gc_maxlifetime?

We have a WAMP based server set up. php.ini is set up with the following: session.gc_maxlifetime = 60*60*12 session.save_path = "d:/wamp/tmp" The problem we are facing is that session files inside ...
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WAMP - phpmyadmin 403 error from localhost, but not from IP 127.0.0.1? [closed]

I was wondering if anyone can explain this to me. I installed WAMP 2.2. I opened up the dashboard menu, and clicked localhost. I was brought to the WAMP localhost home page. I clicked on ...
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WAMP is not getting started [closed]

I am not the admin of my computer. I have installed WAMP 2.0 successfully on Windows XP, but I am not able to start it. When I try, it doest not give any error, just it does not start.
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Installation of Image Magick on Wamp

I did the following yet the image Magick extension doesn't get loaded I downloaded and installed the binary ImageMagick-6.7.5-3-Q16-windows-dll.exe at c:/imagemagick added to the httpd.conf file ...
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Setting up Apache to redirect to public folders on each site on local WAMP server

I've seen in some web hostings that they have public_html folder for public use. They do not use .htaccess file, and when I go to www.mydomain.com - public_html loads. On my WAMP, I have some of ...
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How can I get WAMP and a domain name to work on a non-standard port?

I have read countless articles on setting up a domain on WAMP to listen on a port other than 80; none of them are working. I've got Windows Server 2008 (Standard) with IIS 7 installed and running on ...
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What are the issues when installing PEAR on Windows XP?

I have a problem using the CLI with PEAR in a WAMP environment, I have tried different ways of getting pear to run in CLI but it doesn't want to go, I even have tried making a pear.bat file that ...
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How do you increase the apache connection limit? (WAMP) [closed]

I do development on a local WAMP sever which I sometimes abuse with thousands ApacheBench [ab] requests. However, by default it seems that apache chokes and then shuts down after my concurrency level ...
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WAMP to Unix-AMP

I had developed a client server application using WAMP - I used Apache, Perl, PHP. Now I am suppose to deploy it in Unix servers of the organisation. I am a newbie to Unix and Linux environments. I ...
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run apache and iis on the same machine

Im using windows 7 ultimate 64-bit. I have wampserver installed which installs apache, mysql , and php as all of us know. I am now familiar with php. And now I want to learn asp.net. Which needs IIS ...
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Deploying tomcat/mysql application on windows

Our web service software consists of a (precompiled) war file and a mysql database. We provide installation packages to deploy it on Ubuntu or Fedora, in a standard Tomcat7/MySQL/Apache2 setup using ...
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How to set mod_rewrite in WAMP?

I learn Symfony2 and i have: http://symfony.com/doc/current/quick_tour/the_big_picture.html http://localhost/Symfony/web/app.php/demo/hello/Fabien And if you use Apache with mod_rewrite enabled, ...
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Showing outdated information when using WAMP as local server

I am running WAMP as a local server for the computers in the my network. The problem is that when I try to do any operations to the database from these computers, it seems as if they don't happen, ...
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phpMyAdmin not found on Windows

I installed wamp server 2.2 on Windows 7 x64. I clicked on its system tray icon and put the server online. Then i select phpmyadmin and I get a 404 page. Localhost successfully gives me the Apache 2 ...
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Is a local-only MAMP installation secure?

I just installed a basic MAMP server (on a Macbook Air 11" running OSX Lion) with no settings changed except for some php.ini things like "memory", "file_upload", etc that are more script related. I ...
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Server Alias (network drive) using WAMP

I have a folder on a network drive (X:/) and my WAMP is on C:/. I use WAMPS 'Add an alias' tool and point /bymnew/ to X:/Brief Your Market Integration/data/website. The alias is created and looks like ...
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Is there a software service that relays wamp from local machine to the internet

I'm sitting behind a ton of routers that I don't control, and I'm wondering whether there is any wamp plugin service Preferably free, that would offer software that would relay wamp to the internet ...
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ssl_error_rx_record_too_long showing up on firefox [closed]

I've got my regular wamp installation, and everything has been working fine with other vhosts, until I tried to make a vhost for DooPHP framework and I got an ssl_error_rx_record_too_long error on ...
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mimic a domain on localhost

I wish to know how can I host some domain names on my own machine. I've installed wamp, but I don't wana use localhost/folder_name to access the project's I'm working on. I know that is possible to ...
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Flexible/variable/wildcard vhosts/hosts

I am using wamp, have all my projects in E:\webs\*projectname*\htdocs I want to access all of them in my browser with http://*projectname*.loc is there a way i can set up hosts and vhosts files ...
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Problem running application on windows server 2008 instance using amazon ec2 service and WAMP

I have a basic (small type) windows server 2008 instance running on amazon ec2. I've installed WAMP server on to it, and have also loaded my application. I did this using Remote desktop Connection ...
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Test a site with a static subdomain locally

How can I test a site that uses one or more static domains for serving images locally? e.g. domain.tld with images servered from static.domain.tld Local working copy of the site on WAMP checked out ...
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safest apache/mysql/php combo distro? [closed]

I'm gonna run a public site on my Win XP and wonder what apache/mysql/php distro I should use. Is it ok to use wamp? or is that just for local developing? would it be safe to have it open for public? ...
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Use WAMP as web server [closed]

I want to use WAMP as a web server so I can access it from other computers on the same network easily. Is this possible?
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Will WAMP run on Windows 2008 Foundation?

I want to run WAMP on a 2008 server and need to specify requirements for a customer. Am trying to get away with as little as possible Windows wise, and obviously don't need IIS.
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mysql server suddenly crash [closed]

so my Mysql server has been working just fine, but suddenly out of the blue now whenever I try to load it up it returns this error: 110827 18:42:06 [Note] Plugin 'FEDERATED' is disabled. 110827 ...
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Problem to connect to MySQL server (error #2002) in PHP

I installed ZWAMP 1.0.7 (on Windows 7), but I'm having a weird problem. I can't connect to my MySQL server from any PHP script. If I try to use MySQL command line everything works fine but PHPMyAdmin ...
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How can I avoid my web browser from redirecting to localhost using WAMP in Windows7? [closed]

I'm currently using Windows 7 with WAMP to try and work on some software, but my web browsers will not accept cookies from the "localhost" domain. I tried creating a few bogus domains in my hosts file ...
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Socket support using wamp in windows 7

I'm running windows 7 and using WAMP for my local development. Now I Installed Cultbooking (sourceforge.net/projects/cultbooking/) in my wamp and can't finish my installation because it says sock ...