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Can not start Apache with mod_jk.conf

hirsch, kanwal
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Joined: Jun 26, 2001
Posts: 13
I can't start apache. I got the following error.

C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Apache2.2\bin>httpd.exe -k start
httpd.exe: Syntax error on line 476 of C:/Program Files/Apache Software Foundati
on/Apache2.2/conf/httpd.conf: Could not open configuration file C:/Program Files
/Apache Software Foundation/Apache2.2/conf/mod-jk.conf: The system cannot find t
he file specified.

i have mod-jk.conf file in the conf directory.

I have the include directive in the httpd.conf file as follows.

# Include mod_jk's specific configuration file
Include conf/mod-jk.conf


Please reply,

kanwal
Martijn Verburg
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Hi there,

Sometimes Apache really dislikes being installed in a location that has spaces in it (e.g. "Program Files"). I'd suggest installing another copy without spaces and see how that works out for you.


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hirsch, kanwal
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Joined: Jun 26, 2001
Posts: 13
Thanks for the reply.

I tried your suggestion, but still the same error.

C:\apacheInst\bin>httpd.exe -k start
httpd.exe: Syntax error on line 476 of C:/apacheInst/conf/httpd.conf: Could not
open configuration file C:/apacheInst/conf/mod_jk.conf: The system cannot find t
he file specified.

please reply,

kanwal
hirsch, kanwal
Greenhorn

Joined: Jun 26, 2001
Posts: 13
Thanks,

Solved my problem by removing the 'txt' extension of 'mod_jk.conf.txt' in windows.

thanks again.
 
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