httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Dragon <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache under MacOSX 10.4.10
Date Thu, 30 Aug 2007 17:20:19 GMT
Eric Gorr sent the message below at 10:01 8/30/2007:

>Yes, I am sure I can build and install it from source without any
>What I am uncertain of however is how to get the machine to launch
>the Apache2 webserver as opposed to the the default one installed on
>the system.
>I am also assuming that if I install Apache2, I would no longer be
>able to use the Sharing panel to turn the server on/off and would
>need to do so from the command line.
>I can't imagine this is terribly difficult...I just don't know the
---------------- End original message. ---------------------

If you were running a flavor of Redhat or a similar Linux 
distribution, I'd be able to help you.

Unfortunately, how Apple has chosen to do things is out of my area of 

I do know that the current Mac OS is based on a flavor of BSD, I am 
wondering if they might use a similar start-up scripting method as 
the BSD distributions. At any rate, it would be something to ping the 
Mac support lists about to see what they can do to help you.


  Venimus, Saltavimus, Bibimus (et naribus canium capti sumus)

The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message