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From Rich Bowen <rbo...@rcbowen.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Syntax checking an alternate configuration file
Date Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:45:00 GMT


On 07/06/2016 12:17 PM, Darryl Philip Baker wrote:
> I want to syntax check an alternate configuration file in Apache 2.4 but
> I have hit a snag, “apachectl –t –f {full path name}” and “apachectl –f
> {full path name} configtest” give me an extra message which I don’t need
> and don’t want to see. I looked at the shell script that is apachectl
> and it looks like someone got lazy and if there is  a second argument it
> will always print the warning message. It may be a “feature” but it is a
> damn annoying one. Because I’m using RHEL I don’t want to just comment
> out the test in apachectl but I’m not sure it is a reportable bug. Opinions?

You should report this bug in Red Hat Bugilla, as that's where it's
likely to get addressed. Or possibly in Fedora Bugzilla, since that's
the upstream for the packages that land in RHEL. Or perhaps ask Joe
Orton directly. :-)

--Rich

> 
>  
> 
> [root@host build_conf]# apachectl -t -f /etc/httpd/build_conf/httpd.conf
> 
> Passing arguments to httpd using apachectl is no longer supported.
> 
> You can only start/stop/restart httpd using this script.
> 
> If you want to pass extra arguments to httpd, edit the
> 
> /etc/sysconfig/httpd config file.
> 
> httpd: “Here is the error message I am looking for”
> 
> [root@host build_conf]#
> 
>  
> 
> *Darryl Baker*
> 
> *Sr. System Administrator***
> 
> Distributed Application Platform Services (DAPS)
> 
> Project Management Office and Enabling Technologies (PMOET)
> 
> *Northwestern*| Information Technology(Formerly NUIT)
> 
> 1800 Sherman Ave., Suite 600
> 
> Evanston, IL  60201-3715
> 
> *(847) 467-6674*
> 
> www.it.northwestern.edu
> 
>  
> 


-- 
Rich Bowen - rbowen@rcbowen.com - @rbowen
http://apachecon.com/ - @apachecon

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