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From Aman Raheja <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Is Apache listening on dynamic IP addresses ?
Date Thu, 30 Sep 2004 14:33:03 GMT
If apache is listening on * you can add / remove IPs dynamically and it 
will work with the new IP and not with old.
netstat shows it is listening on all IPs at port 80 - it means it !
Aman Raheja

Antoine PICOLET wrote:

> Hello all,
> I would like to make sure of an Apache behavior, before taking it for 
> granted :
> I have a platform whose IP addresses evolve constantly while Apache is 
> running : some are added, other removed, etc
> I noticed that, using a directive like 'Listen *:80', Apache is always 
> listening on all the platform IP addresses, even if they evolve while 
> it's running, so that I can reach it immediately with a newly-created 
> IP address.
> This behavior would be absolutely perfect for me. Is it really like 
> that, or am I mistaking (my tests could be broken, or maybe it works 
> only a certain number of time, or anything...) ?
> Thank you

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