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From Simone Caruso <i...@simonecaruso.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Help with config
Date Thu, 13 Jan 2011 13:27:31 GMT
On 13/01/2011 13:41, Bob Wilson wrote:
> Can any one help with the initial configuration of Apache?
>
> I was told that to make localhost point to a alternative directory I
> should change both the 'Documentroot' AND 'Directory' paths
>
>
> The original info in httpd.conf works OK
>
> DocumentRoot "C:/Program Files (x86)/Apache Software
> Foundation/Apache2.2/htdocs"
>
> <Directory "C:/Program Files (x86)/Apache Software
> Foundation/Apache2.2/htdocs">
>
> I have changed it to:
>
> DocumentRoot "C:/Users/User/My Documents/htdocs"
>
> <Directory "C:/Users/User/My Documents/htdocs">
>
> Which doesn't work with error message 'The requested operation has failed!'
>
> I'm sure that I didn't have this problem with XP but I'm now using Windows 7
>
> Thanks
>

I think it's a permission problem, are u running apache as administrator?


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Simone Caruso
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