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From "Calvin Redding" <>
Subject RE: simple question
Date Mon, 07 Jan 2002 15:26:22 GMT
I thought I had this set up right, but maybe I did something wrong.  I
attached my copy of httpd.conf--the directory I want for root is
C:/documents and settings/calvin/my documents

Thanks a lot,

-----Original Message-----
From: James Covington [] 
Sent: Sunday, January 06, 2002 9:58 PM
Subject: Re: simple question

At 09:51 P 01/06/2002 -0600, you wrote:
>I'm new to apache, and I have a simple question; where do I put the
>files I want instead of the default, for instance the index.html for
>root of my site?  I've looked through the docs and I didn't see clearly
>where it was.

Well, that's up to you.  Wherever you set DocumentRoot in your
is where you want your web files.  If you already have web files in a 
specific directory, then set DocumentRoot to that directory.  If you are

using virtual hosting, then that is set in each <VirtualHost> tag.  I 
prefer using /home/*site*/public_html.


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