I actually did an rm command on /usr/local/apache, and rm on
/etc/rc.d/init.d/httpd symlink I had for apachectl, and redid the
install with the --enable-ssl and it worked great with apachectl startssl.




Shahadat Hossain wrote:

> As far as I know, if you install openSSL, that actually configure
> apache to use SSL. But I never tried that (so, don't shout at me if it
> does not work, ok?).
>
> And if you want to install apache again, thats pretty simple. Just do
> the whole installation process once again. This time make sure to
> include the switches. This will simply overwrite the old files and you
> will be able to get it up without any further trouble.
>
> (Please remember, I do not take any responsibility for the free advice
> I give ;-) )
>
> --Hossain
>
>
> On 1/10/07, *Karl R. Balsmeier* > > wrote:
>
> I.
>
> Is there a way to add the SSL support "after the fact?" I
> compiled and
> simply forgot to add the flag. The flag I used to compile is:
>
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/apache --enable-mods-shared=most
>
> What would I do to simply add the SSL in afterward? From what I can
> tell this shop doesn't do the DSO approach, so that's perhaps not
> an option.
>
> Is there a static way to do this or should I start from scratch?
>
> II.
> REMOVAL question:
>
> If I need to wipe it all and start from scratch -is there a smart
> way to
> go about removing apache?
>
> Here's what I did in total, it's been working great, save for my error
> in not getting SSL on there. -would I be better off with just using
> enable-mods-shared ALL (that includes SSL right?)
>
> cd /usr/local/src
>
> wget http://www.mirrorgeek.com/apache.org...-2.0.58.tar.gz
>
> tar -xzf httpd-2.0.58.tar.gz
> cd httpd-2.0.58
>
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/apache --enable-mods-shared=most
>
> make
>
> make install
>
> ln -s /usr/local/apache/bin/apachectl /etc/rc.d/init.d/httpd
>
> cp -v /usr/local/src/build/configs/httpd.conf /usr/local/apache/conf/
>
> cp -v /usr/local/src/build/configs/index.html
> /usr/local/apache/htdocs/
>
> vi /usr/local/apache/conf/httpd.conf
>
>
>
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