I gave full permissions 777 to the conf file and that still did not help. I compiled it on 7.1 AIX and the error server also has AIX 7.1. Any other suggestions?

On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 6:36 PM, John <john.iliffe@iliffe.ca> wrote:
I'm not an AIX user but for Linux, the definition of EINVAL is:

The mode provided to fopen(), fdopen(), or freopen() was invalid.

The file could exist but you might be trying to open it for writing or


On Tue, 2018-06-12 at 16:17 -0500, Vandana Sakamuri wrote:
> Hi all,
> I compiled apache 2.4.27 on an AIX server and installed it on to other AIX
> servers of same OS. It works on all servers except one where I see the error
> "httpd: Could not open configuration file
> /usr/local/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf: Invalid argument" when I try to start
> using apachectl. The same error appears when I try httpd -M. The configuration
> file exists and the permissions are correct. Any suggestions on what might be
> wrong?
> I did httpd -M under truss and see this
> kopen("/usr/local/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf", 0440000000) Err#22 EINVAL
> On a good server, it shows
> kopen("/usr/local/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf", 0440000000) = 3
> Any help is appreciated.
> Thanks!

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