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From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Apache 2.2.4 does not start - no errors
Date Tue, 16 Jan 2007 08:07:50 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jain, Abhay K, INFOT [] 
> Sent: Monday, January 15, 2007 10:58 PM
> To:
> Subject: [users@httpd] Apache 2.2.4 does not start - no errors
> We are running on Tru64 Unix. Downloaded 2.2.4, and installed.
> Just tried vanilla version and changed only the user/group and
> ServerName in httpd.conf. When we start as
> /usr/apache/bin/apachectl start, it just exists without
> generating any error. 

Another thought... when you say "no errors" you mean "no errors to the
screen", right? But what's in the error log?

> Exit code form script is 0

No big surprise... apachectl is just a shell script that forks httpd. If
httpd fails, apachectl can still exit normally...

Owen Boyle
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> and no
> httpd process is running. What may be going on?
> Thanks.
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