The popular open-source Web server application, an implementation of which is included in Mac OS X.

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How to enable ssh login for _www user?

In order to deploy files the the apache server running on OS X host I want to ssh/scp to it using the _www user. I do not want to use root because I want to be sure that I always put the files with ...
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Where can I find a list of MAMPs?

I'm looking for a MAMP packaging = Apache + MySQL + PHP bundled together for Mac OS X (which is my OS). Where can I find it? Is there an "official" site where I can download it from? [ I know that ...
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How to configure local apache virtual hosts?

Configuring Apache for local development on Lion I've managed to clue out this much: /private/etc/apache2/ and /etc/apache2/ are symlinked /etc/apache2/httpd.conf is authoritative httpd.conf draws ...
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OS X Lion - How to configure website on Apache

I'm on my first steps with OS X and I'm trying to setup Apache so I can develop a website. I configured a new alias on /etc/apache2/other with the following content, pointing to my project folder, ...
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Where is MySQL installed for the included Apache server?

I'm trying to set up Web Sharing... phpinfo() shows MySQL is installed, but I can't find it. Terminal says "command not found" when I try mysql. I have no idea what I'm doing, or even if this ...
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OSX 10.7 Apache can't do file uploads to local server

I have Apache running on another machine on the local network but am unable to do certain things that I can on the live server - namely perform file uploads. Wordpress tells me this may be because ...
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Setting up Lion Server on iMac but can't get remote access to the server via my associated domain name

I have been following wegotserved.com tutorial on setting up Lion Server and have hit a wall. I have static IP address which is associated with my domain name. When I try to access my domain through ...
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localhost shortcuts

I have php and apache enabled and a folder test located in my ~/Sites. Is there anyway to access it thanks to the address http://test.dev instead of http://localhost/~user/test ?
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Advantages of using MAMP stack over Mac's native Web Sharing and downloaded MySQL

I'm wondering what are the advantages of using a MAMP stack instead of Web Sharing provided with Mac natively and MySQL downloaded and installed manually? I can see how in some cases MAMP can have ...
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Configuring OS X 10.7 Lion Server to serve Rails Apps via Apache

I have a number of Rails Apps working just great under Snow Leopard, but would like to migrate these to Lion. However, like many others, the rug has been pulled from under my feet by the changes that ...
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How to diagnose an unknown apache setup?

I've been using mamp for a while now and everything has been working great. Then today I go to start it up and mamp alert tells me that apache is already running on that port and to pick another one. ...
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Apache starts even if web sharing is disabled

I do web development so I normally have web sharing turned on in the sharing preferences. After upgrading to Lion I have been continuing with the web development projects I have pretty much as ...
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How to forward port 80 to run a server

So I turned on Web Sharing on my mac and put a basic HTML file in the folder for it, but I want to know how to make it accessible from any computer. How would I do that?
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How to control apache service on OS X (start/stop/restart/graceful restart)?

I have Apache installed on OS X and I want to know what command I can use to: start apache stop apache restart apache gracefully restart apache Also I want to know if the commands were successful ...
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how to setup Mass Virtual Host using VirtualDocumentRoot on Snow Leopard

Running Snow Leopard, I have enabled the build in apache(with indexing) and php, and installed and enabled mysql. I have setup my sites in the ~/Sites directory, named: www.site1.dev www.site2.dev ...
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Mac OS X Server 10.6.7: Disable Apache?

I'm doing some Rails dev, and I'm trying to get Pow running. After making the appropriate symlink, if I try to go to idealm_web.dev/ (idealm_web being the name of my Rails project), I get this: I ...
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Accessing Mac's Virtual Hosts from Parallel's XP

I am having problem with accessing Virtual Hosts (located on my Mac) from XP installed via Parallels. Here's the setup: Mac OS X 10.6.6 using pre-installed apache running via Web Sharing (not ...
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How do I set which Apache / PHP 10.6 should run?

All my problems stemmed from trying to get mcrypt for PHP installed. Last night I gave in and followed a tutorial of how to do a totally fresh apache2 and php5.3.3 install. I did this using macports ...
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Why does OS X's Apache server give different results using real and virtual addresses?

I'm developing a WordPress site on my Mac, running OS X 10.6.4. I'm using OS X's built-in Apache server to run the site locally during development. I've set up WordPress and connected it to OS X's ...