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From Michael Rasmussen <>
Subject Re: Clarification on NameVirtualHost and VirtualHost sections
Date Sat, 22 Sep 2007 20:49:53 GMT
Joshua Slive wrote:
> >   If a <VirtualHost> block does not contain a ServerName statement the hostname
> >   of the computer will be used.
> Not quite. It should be "Each <VirtualHost> block should contain a
> ServerName. If it is absent, the ServerName from the main server
> configuration will be used." 

Unless there's no ServerName in the main server configuration.  Then it pulls
the hostname.   Ubunutu, for example, defaults to this situation.

> I have indeed stumbled into this myself while debugging someone's
> configuration, so I agree it should be documented. I'll try to do it
> myself.

Thank you.

      Michael Rasmussen, Portland Oregon  
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