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From Rainer Jung <>
Subject Re: New syntax for httpd on Windows commandline stop/restart
Date Sun, 03 May 2009 22:08:58 GMT
On 03.05.2009 00:57, Mario Brandt wrote:
> Hello Rainer,
> that for fixing that in trunk. Will there be a backport to branch?

Yes, very soon (for the docs).

> Another question for restarting. The new line says :
> "To restart Apache, either press Control-Break in the console window
> you used for starting Apache, or enter".
> Just pressing enter did not work for me. Or did I get it work pressing enter?

Aftrer "enter" it proceeds with the existing code box containing
"httpd.exe -k restart".

Yes, that doesn't actually work right now, but fixing it was the topic
of the OP. If we decide to not fix the functionality in the code, I'll
remove the wrong parts from the docs.



> On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 4:18 PM, Rainer Jung <> wrote:
>> On 27.04.2009 21:21, Mario Brandt wrote:
>>>> I know that (from the code, I think it is not really mentioned in the
>>>> docs).
>>> You are right. There is only ctrl+c documented. Ctrl + break is missing.
>> I added a few lines about Control-Break to the trunk Windows platform
>> docs. I will backport this in case there is no negative comment (I think
>> there's not STATUS used for documentation changes).
>> I did not yet remove the wrong lines stating, that you can stop or
>> restart a console httpd via "-k", because I hope we will soon have fixed
>> it :)
>> Regards,
>> Rainer

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