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Ryan Gies wrote:
> I'm curious, how would this be possible with mod_perl? The below will
> fail as:
>
> $r->add_config() has failed: >
> and when $r->add_config is changed to $r->server->add_config it will
> fail as:
>
> Can't run '$s->add_config' after server startup
>
>
> In /etc/hosts
>
> 127.0.0.1 local.example.com
>
> In httpd.conf
>
> PerlInitHandler Apache::Handlers::MyInitHandler
>
> In Apache/Handlers/MyInitHandler.pm:
>
> package Apache::Handlers::MyInitHandler;
> use strict;
> our $VERSION = 0;
>
> use Apache2::RequestUtil ();
> use Apache2::Const -compile => qw(DECLINED);
>
> sub handler {
> my $r = shift;
> $r->add_config([
> '',
> 'ServerName local.example.com',
> 'DocumentRoot /var/www/example.com/htdocs',
> '',
> 'Order allow,deny',
> 'Allow from all',
> 'AllowOverride None',
> 'Options None',
> '
',
> '
',
> ]);
> Apache2::Const:ECLINED;
> }
>
> 1;
>
>
> Perrin Harkins wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 8:30 AM, Valerio wrote:
>>
>>> Instead I need a solution that allow adding a vhost to the database
>>> without need of restarting apache.
>>>

>>
>> This is not usually done with mod_perl because there are
>> lighter-weight solutions available. There's some info on vhosts with
>> mod_rewrite and mod_vhost_alias here:
>> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/vhosts/mass.html
>>
>> You can find apache modules built specifically for dynamically pulling
>> vhosts from a database here:
>> http://modules.apache.org/
>>
>> You certainly could do this from mod_perl, but I wouldn't.
>>
>> - Perrin
>>