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From "Eric Covener" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Creating a relocatable build of apache
Date Tue, 30 Sep 2008 00:51:14 GMT
On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 7:44 PM, Jonathon Jonathon <> wrote:
> Thanks for the reply.  However, I am a bit confused.
> So after, I copy everything from my build directory to my new machine,  I
> should edit the bin/envvars and point them to the apache libs.  However,
> inside the "apachectl" script,  I see that HTTPD is being hardcoded to the
> "build" machines build directory, so when I copy that over to my production
> machine and try to run "apachectl -k start" it tells me it cannot find httpd
> :(

You'll need to update every reference you can find under your install
tree, replacing the old root with the new root.

Eric Covener

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