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Run multiple servers on the same port

I would like to run a XAMPP server, and a Nodejs server on the port 80. If the server get a HTTP request, then XAMPP will handle it, if the server get a Websocket request, then Nodejs How is it ...
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Connecting to MySQL from PHP is extremely slow

I just did a fresh install of XAMPP. When first opening PHPMyAdmin I noticed it was extremely slow. It didn't make sense that on localhost it should take almost 5 seconds for every page to open. I ...
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Apache configuration with virtual hosts and SSL on a local network

I'm trying to setup my local Apache configuration like so: http://localhost/ should serve ~/ http://development.somedomain.co.nz/ should serve ~/sites/development.somedomain.co.nz/ ...
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How should I use the <If> directive in .htaccess?

I'm trying to add a conditional statement using Apache's If directive in my .htaccess file. I have referenced this page http://httpd.apache.org/docs/trunk/mod/core.html#if but it doesn't elaborate ...
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Apache won't restart after inserting mod_wsgi [closed]

Python interested me as a web scripting language so I wanted to set it up on my testing server. Cannot get Apache to restart with mod_wsgi. Running xampp v win32-1.8 w/apache v2.4, python v2.7 ...
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PHP Apache XAMPP Run Multiple Scripts from CLI in Background

How can I simultaneously run dozens of PHP scripts in the background from XAMPP's command line interface? Someone suggested a batch file, but when I tried executing this: start php 1.php start php ...
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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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Transfer database data from xampp on Windows to Ubuntu [closed]

Which is the fastest way to transfer mysql databases from xampp on Windows to a MySql server on Ubuntu?
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How can I enable mod_proxy_http

How can enable and load mod_proxy_http? I have XAMPP, and I want to enable mod_proxy_http I can see the module XAMPP/apache/modules/mod_proxy_http.so but I don't see any commanted module directives ...
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Getting OTRS to work with XAMPP

Setting up a testing environment on a RHEL5 server to test out OTRS ticketing system. I installed XAMPP for the ease of use factor for testing but can't seem to get the ticketing system to start with ...
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Accessing localhost (xampp) from another computer over LAN network - how to? [closed]

I have just set up a wi-fi network at home. I have all my files on my desktop computer (192.168.1.56) and want to access localhost over there from another computer (192.168.1.2). On my desktop I can ...
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XAMPP - Apache service stops running after few seconds

I have this big problem with my Xampp server, for some reason the Apache service stops running after a few seconds it as been started, and i have no idea what the problem is, and the error logs don't ...
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How to free port 80 for xampp to work [closed]

Please help, I used to be running xampp and it was working perfectly. Then I wanted to try something out and I ran IIS instead of xampp. Now I want to go back to using xampp, but whenever I try to run ...
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How do I allow remote access to mysql using xampp?

I'm using xampp and navicat to manage mysql on two dev machines (laptop & desktop). The laptop is my main machine, while the desktop acts as a local dev server for the group. Connecting to mysql ...
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Apache won't start, MySql and FileZilla does

I am using Windows7 and XAMPP 1.7.3(it's 32bit but says it works on 64). When I click on start Apache nothing happens but beneath it is written: "Busy.... Apache Service started" But the green ...
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How to copy & move MySQL database

I'm very new to servers and databases, my experience spanning only a few installations of XAMPP for easy website testing and exploration. So I have XAMPP installed on my laptop, and I just put it on ...
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Apache (XAMPP) cannot start - Port 80 Busy

I cannot start apache on xampp, it says Busy... I have googled this many times and I have tried the following solutions: Skype no longer uses port 80/443 Teamviewer no longer uses port 80/443 ...
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How can I run a php script from the CLI without prepending “php” to it? [closed]

I'm trying to create a script that runs from the webserver that will run a php file via exec(), but I want it to do so without prepending the php to it. Can this be done? Using Windows 2008 and XAMPP ...
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Best way to run two different websites on localhost [closed]

I'd like to run two websites with XAMPP for Linux on my computer: One for my public website development One for my thesis (bibliography management, abstracts, ...) They are totally unrelated and I ...
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How do you install memcache

I need to install memcache on my dev server, I am using Xampp on Windows I have read a few sites that say you uncomment these lines in the php.ini file for xampp which I have done ...
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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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Symbolic Link & LAMPP htdocs

I went through these steps in order to make a symlink directory to use outside of lampp htdocs. $ mkdir test $ chmod 777 test //test is now in /home/Dropbox/test/ //I put an index.html with 777 perms ...
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Apache vhosts - How do I route many sites one way, but route dev site differently?

127.0.0.1 developmentsite.com 127.0.0.1 blockeddomain1.com 127.0.0.1 blockeddomain2.com I would like to block the last 2 domains (and a bunch of others). For this I have added the following vhost ...
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Trouble with mod_rewrite and PHP Extensions - Help Making the Correct .htaccess File

I'm looking for a set of simple rules and redirects for my site. I've tried so many combinations that I'm starting to get confused. I'm not sure how to set this up. Generally, without mod-rewrite, ...
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Access virtual host of another computer in same network

I made a PHP/MySQL app in my desktop that I access using Apache vhosts (XAMPP). In my host file I added 127.0.0.1 myapp so all I have to type in my browser is http://myapp. How can I access this same ...
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Using separate php.ini files per vhost in Xampp

My web host provides separate php.ini files per web root, which is quite useful as I host some websites which require different PHP settings. But on my dev system where I use Xampp, I can only find a ...
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How can I start xampp and stop IIS on port no 80 in Windows Vista?

I have installed xampp server on Window Vista. The default port no 80 is running for IIS. I need to stop IIS Service and start the Xampp sevice for port no 80. Currently I am running my xampp server ...
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Installing XAMPP on Mac OS X as a daemon ( service ) [closed]

Until now, I've been running Xampp by having a script with xampp start run as a login item. Is there a better way to make Xampp ( Apache & MySQL ) run as daemons?
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Multiple SSL Certificates Running on Mac OS X 10.6

I have been running into walls with this for a while, so I posted at stackoverflow, and I was pointed over here... I am attempting to setup multiple IP addresses on Snow Leopard so that I can develop ...
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Jenkins won't start

I'm using: Jenkins 1.541. Java JDK 7u45 (tried 64 and 32 bit versions). XAMPP 1.8.2 I have downloaded the default MSI installation from http://mirrors.jenkins-ci.org/windows/latest, and I have ...
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How to set specific environment variables for Apache service run on Windows

I'm facing a problem. I use xampp 1.7.7 on Windows which installs a Apache service. I find that I have to some tweak to have all PHP modules load properly. For example, php_ldap.dll cannot be loaded. ...
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What is “php exited with error code 1”?

I'm running a php script through the webserver to execute psexec which in turns executes another php script. When I run this from the command line normally, everything works fine and there are no ...
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setting up xammp (for windows) local web servers

I have checked several tutorials on the web and answers here, none seem to be working for me. I am unable to set up my local web server so my projects are available via name other than ...
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How do I get a subdomain on Xampp Apache @ localhost?

**UPDATE- I got it working now, I just had to change to The port number is important here. I just modified my windows HOST file @ C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc and added this to the end of it ...
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Making python run on my webserver

im getting a bit stuck regarding options for running python scripts on my server. From the research ive done so far, i can see i need to modify apache slightly to run python scripts, by using either ...
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'mysql' Command not Connecting as used from PATH but Works if Full Path is Used

Not sure how to fix this but here is the description. I can run the command to a Lampstack MySQL installation like this and it works: /opt/lampstack/mysql/bin/mysql -u root -p And my PATH variable ...
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Setting htdocs folder in Dropbox folder - Access Forbidden - Linux

i use Linux and i did the following procedures to move htdocs files in Dropbox : mkdir ~/Dropbox/www/ ln -s ~/Dropbox/www/ /opt/lampp/htdocs/ and when i try to access this folder i get ...
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Apache wont start with php:ldap

I just installed XAMPP 1.7.7 on Windows Server 2003 r2 and enabled the php_ldap extension in php.ini Now, when starting the service, it hangs on 'starting' Aditional info: Since XAMPP 1.7.5+ is ...
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Synchronizing local mysql database with remote one with a script or automatically? [closed]

Is there a way to sync a MySQL database with a remote one either automatically or with a script? The data is not time sensitive, but I don't want to have to export it out of the local database and ...
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IIS playing up- not allowing external IP access

Ok I have IIS fully working, on my internal IP. However, no matter what I do, it seems to ignore external IP access. I have forwarded port 80 onto my internel IP, and it works with XAMPP. After ...
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How to configure SSL for virtual host

I am having problems setting up SSL in Virtual Hosts. The setup works great on unsecure sites. And I want it to work with SSLEnabled sites. My httpd-vhosts.conf is below: NameVirtualHost 127.0.0.1 ...
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How can I set up another alias like “localhost” to point to a folder within htdocs?

Hi Everyone So I have xampp running, localhost or 127.0.0.1 will take me to htdocs within my xampp folder. Is there a way I can use a similar name such as localhost2 on the same machine to take me to ...
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Portable Webserver (PHP, MySQL) on CD-ROM

For a school project, I programmed something based on PHP using a MySQL database. for evaluation, it is necessary to hand the program together with the documentation three times to the teacher -- but ...
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Zero pad BUILD_DISPLAY_NAME

How can I modify the BUILD_DISPLAY_NAME so that is the build number but zero padded? For example, if Jenkins build number is 54, I would like the name to be 00054.
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Running WAMP (XAMPP) and LAMP from One SSD, On 64-bit Windows and Linux Machines

I have an solid state drive that I develop websites on. The reason I do this is because I work on a few different computers. Historically, I created separate developing environments to use for each ...
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Two Apache Server Root [closed]

I am using Apache Friends (XAMPP). I installed it under C: drive. Its path is C:\xampp\ Its default root is C:\xampp\htdocs.Thus, all programs need to reside in C:\xampp\htdocs\ so that we can run ...
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How to make MAMP PRO / XAMPP secure enough to serve as production webserver? Is it possible? [closed]

my task is to setup a MAMP webserver for our website in the easiest way so it can be managed by my colleagues without experience in server administration. MAMP PRO is an excellent solution, but some ...
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How to disable port 443

I have installed Apache 2.x.x. But right now I have uninstalled it from my pc. I try to install XAMPP, but the apache could not installed correctly. Error: Could not bind to address 0.0.0.0:443
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Default all php generated and apache served pages not to cache

I have a small Xampp server that I use for coding and prototyping of php sites. Every time I refresh a page I typically have made adjustments to the code of the page in the last few seconds. There ...
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Reverse Proxy not working on my XAMPP system, how to find the issue?

I'm using my mac with XAMPP from apachefriends with the standard configuration. I want to use a reverse proxy, so I edited the etc/extra/proxy-html.conf and added the following: ProxyRequests Off ...