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From Jorge Schrauwen <jorge.schrau...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] compiling a portable Apache build for Linux
Date Tue, 04 May 2010 09:01:02 GMT
Have you trying writing a small wrapper scrip that passes the conf directory
using the -d flag?

Kind regards

~Jorge


On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 8:21 PM, Voellinger, Sandy <
Sandy.Voellinger@neustar.biz> wrote:

> Good Afternoon -
>
> Apache Version:  httpd-2.2.15
> Linux Version:  Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.4 (Tikanga) /
> 2.6.18-164.el5xen
>
> I'm attempting to compile a version of apache_2 httpd binary that is
> agnostic of the directory it's run from and will look for its configuration
> files local to the binary's run location. (Example:  ./httpd will look for
> httpd.conf local to my run location reguardless of prefix).
>
> At compile time, I'm required to provide a --prefix= directory or configure
> will assume that I want it installed by default in /usr/local/apache.  I've
> tried to compile using --prefix=./ but this fails with " configure: error:
> expected an absolute directory name for --prefix: ."
>
> I know I can create an alternative directory structure and use the -d and
> -f flags with ./httpd to identify alternate prefix directory and httpd.conf
> locations at runtime but I want to avoid having to pass these variables.
>
> Any thoughts or help would be greatly appreciated.
>
> Cheers-
> Sandy
>
>
>
>
> Sandy D. Voellinger
> Neustar, Inc. / Applications Support and Systems Administration, Operations
> & Engineering, DECE
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