Connect, configure and test a web server

This article will show you how to connect to the VM built previously in the “Create a Linux VM in Azure” article, how to install and configure the server with the necessary software to serve a website and finally how to test it works. Connecting to a Linux VM Log in to Azure Portal and select Virtual machines from the […]

SnipIT No 5: Find the version of Apache on a Linux machine

SnipIT is a series of short blogs containing useful information in an easily digestible format. httpd  is the Apache HTTP server program which can be installed on a Linux server (sudo yum install httpd). To find out which version is running on your system, type http -v at a command prompt when connected to the server.  

Configuring and Running Apache on Solaris

The Apache web server comes with the Solaris 10 operating system but needs some configuration before it can be used. These steps can assist you in getting Apache up and running…. Step 1 Log in as the root user, or another user with root privileges. Step 2: Check the current status of Apache svcs -a | grep -i http This […]