Install and Configure Apache Server on CentOS
Apache ServerApache HTTP Server is an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows NT. For more information on Apache HTTP Server, you can visit their website at httpd.apache.org.
VersionThis documentation was written for Apache HTTP Server 2.2.3 but may be useful with other versions.
How to install Apache Server on CentOS, RedHat, LinuxInstall Apache HTTP Server
yum install httpd
Note: This is typically installed with CentOS by default
How to configure Apache Server on CentOS, RedHat, LinuxSet the apache service to start on boot
chkconfig --levels 235 httpd on
- Open the httpd configuration file located at /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.confMake the entry in ServerAdmin as root@<your VM's IP>
- Un-comment the line containing the text ServerName:80 and add your VM's IP
- Save the file
Restart the Apache HTTP Server daemon
service httpd start
How to test Apache Server on CentOS, RedHat, LinuxVisit <your VM's IP> in your web browser. You should see an Apache Test Page.
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- Add external HDD to the VM
- Update CentOS
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