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(Mar 26, 2002, 19:43 UTC) (478 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"mod_perl in 30 minutes" article updated for apache_1.3.20 and mod_perl-1.26.
(Mar 26, 2002, 16:00 UTC) (723 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
The Apache Software Foundation today announced that it has reached an agreement with Sun Microsystems and members of the Java Community Process to secure the basic right to implement Java specifications in open source.
(Mar 22, 2002, 17:29 UTC) (1007 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Apache 1.3.24 was released. It fixes a remote command execution vulnerability.
(Mar 20, 2002, 15:50 UTC) (895 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
WebReference.com has published Chapter 4 from the newly released mod_perl Developer's Cookbook.
(Mar 13, 2002, 21:09 UTC) (2799 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
mod_l33t is a fast, memory-efficient, dynamic, and limited virtual hosting module for Apache.
(Mar 13, 2002, 21:02 UTC) (1571 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Linux Easy Installer package has been update to resolve upload PHP security problem.
(Mar 6, 2002, 17:21 UTC) (3968 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"Servlets are small Java programs and are a better way to handle CGI tasks such as dynamic content and database interaction. Servlets run inside the Java Virtual Machine, which handles threads for each new request instead of the per instance model of traditional CGI programs. ... Tomcat is The Apache Group's reference implementation of a Servlet engine. It can handle both Servlets and JSPs. Tomcat can be run in stand-alone mode or with a HTTP server, such as Apache."
(Mar 5, 2002, 01:05 UTC) (3357 reads) (2 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Moto is an embedded server-side scripting language first released about a year ago. Over the last few months, Moto has been undergoing heavy development. It has been ported to a wide variety of Unix platforms, including Mac OS X, Solaris, and FreeBSD, in addition to the many flavors of Linux it already ran on.
(Mar 1, 2002, 18:56 UTC) (4145 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
The Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Center (CERT/CC) Wednesday warned of multiple vulnerabilities in the PHP scripting language that allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the PHP process on a victim's system.
(Feb 26, 2002, 04:41 UTC) (4935 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"How you scale your infrastructure from here is wholly dependant on your growth needs and budget available. You will need to analyze your Website traffic and monitor your server performance characteristics closely to see how they all interelate."
(Feb 26, 2002, 04:36 UTC) (5545 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Linux Easy Installer is a script written in Perl that allows you to install quickly Apache, PHP, MySQL and phpMyAdmin. This script contains the sources of the programs, make the install and modify the configuration file.
(Feb 19, 2002, 23:31 UTC) (5261 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"The Apache HTTP Server Project is proud to announce the thirty-second release of Apache 2.0. The Apache HTTP Server Project has determined that this release is of beta quality. This makes 2.0.32 the third public beta of Apache 2.0. This release has been tested thoroughly and has been running the apache.org web site since Feb. 7, 2002."
(Feb 19, 2002, 16:43 UTC) (4684 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"... In this article, we'll cover the very basics of Apache such as what it is and what it does, getting and installing it and properly configuring it to serve your first pages. Finally, some basic maintenance that you must do to keep everything running smoothly."
(Feb 6, 2002, 22:13 UTC) (6179 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
James is a platform independant Java(tm) email and news server built using the Avalon application framenwork and supporting SMTP, POP3 and NNTP.
(Feb 6, 2002, 22:06 UTC) (31818 reads) (4 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"After almost a full year of development since PostgreSQL v7.1 was released, the PostgreSQL Global Development Group is proud to announce the availability of our latest development milestone ... PostgreSQL v7.2, another step forward for the project."
(Feb 6, 2002, 19:40 UTC) (8421 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"This article discusses a network setup where multiple webservers reside behind one IP address. Such a situation may arise when you need a specific webserver for one task and a different webserver for another task, running different operating systems or webserver software. With only one IP address available from the Internet, you could simply use Network Address Translation (NAT) with port forwarding. However, this forces you to give each webserver an ugly URL with a non-standard port number. Luckily, there is a better way. In the setup described in this article, each webserver can be reached via its own fully qualified domainname on the standard HTTP port (80)."
(Feb 4, 2002, 18:38 UTC) (4652 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
The "all-in-one" client-sever development package conveniently integrates all the applications developers need to code, debug and deploy advanced PHP e-commerce and business applications.
(Jan 31, 2002, 02:44 UTC) (5506 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
NuSphere offers integrated support for Apache, Perl, PHP and MySQL. NuSphere's PHPEd is an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) that integrates a comprehensive set of editing, debugging and deployment tools.
(Jan 28, 2002, 22:29 UTC) (3915 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Covalent Technologies, a leader in enterprise solutions for the Apache Web server, will use funds to expand sales and marketing efforts, and accelerate the company's growth in all business areas, including development of new enterprise management products.
(Jan 25, 2002, 20:12 UTC) (7484 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
The Apache Group has released version 1.3.23 of the Apache HTTP webserver. (No security vulnerabilities were addressed in this release.)
(Jan 24, 2002, 18:17 UTC) (7158 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Learn how to install PHP and MySQL under Windows or Linux, as well as how to build a live Web-based content management system! This final installment covers publishing MySQL data on the Web, connecting to MySQL with PHP, sending SQL queries with PHP, inserting data into the database, and even has a "homework" assignment. From SitePoint.
(Jan 18, 2002, 20:29 UTC) (4319 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Business 2.0 on Open Source and Apache as a Bargain
(Jan 10, 2002, 18:33 UTC) (4941 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
An Apache module for parsing xml with an xsl was added to the Apache Module Registry.
(Jan 3, 2002, 22:12 UTC) (5932 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Apache continues to be the top used web server with 56.50 percent. Microsoft IIS is used by 30.75 percent, according to the survey. According to Netcraft's research, Apache runs 20,497,607 sites.
(Dec 26, 2001, 19:26 UTC) (4692 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"Most people know that Mac OS X ships with a built-in Apache web server, but don't realize that it's easy to configure and run. In fact, you can host a web site in minutes after completing just a few simple steps. ..."
(Dec 14, 2001, 17:00 UTC) (4997 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
This article shows how to write CGI scripts, incorporate search engines, convert multiple text files to HTML, monitor log files, and track visitors to your site. This third and final installment looks at storing the data, the "visit" data structure, and the &store_line subroutine.
(Dec 11, 2001, 21:37 UTC) (4103 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Retro uses Apache and the mod_fastcgi module to provide the same kind of web application development facilities as jsp/servlet environments, and the IIS ASP environment.
(Dec 11, 2001, 21:35 UTC) (6315 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"Now based on both Expresso and Apache Jakarta Struts, this move makes Jcorporate the first and only vendor in its marketplace to be based on the two dominant OSS Java Web application development frameworks in use today, a shared standard jointly comprising an estimated 850f that market."
(Dec 4, 2001, 17:59 UTC) (7737 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Apache continues to be the top used web server with 56.81 percent.
(Dec 4, 2001, 17:53 UTC) (5654 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
After intensive beta stage testing and some feedback, we are proud to present FoxServ 2.0. This version has changed a lot since beta 3. It has fixed the configurator issue on php and added MySQL frontend and Python 2.1.
(Nov 30, 2001, 20:12 UTC) (6880 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"Our old web application was written in PHP and ran on Apache, a "pre-fork" multiprocess HTTP server. Apache works by starting a parent process which then forks several child processes to listen and wait for HTTP connections. Since, each of these child processes serves one HTTP request at a time, Apache creates a pool of processes to handle connections in a timely fashion." This article talks about the hardware and software changes when upgrading a webserver. They end up using an alternative to Apache.
(Nov 30, 2001, 19:54 UTC) (4705 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"Whether you're administering a single, dedicated Web server, or one serving hundreds of hosts, each site's client expects and deserves a certain level of support and service. ..." This article covers mod_throttle, having each site operate under its own user ID, and running several instances of Apache.
(Nov 27, 2001, 21:57 UTC) (7196 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
This project makes it easier for new people to get FrontPage 2002 extensions running with Apache. It is now updated to use Apache 1.3.22.
(Nov 27, 2001, 20:15 UTC) (2682 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"On the business end, companies typically seek customers with the free software and derive revenue by selling services and support. ... But that's proved easier said than done."
(Nov 16, 2001, 20:19 UTC) (3036 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"XAO Inc., a privately held spin off of VA Linux, announced the release of the XAO 1.0 Web server, a Web-services software package based on Apache."
(Nov 16, 2001, 19:05 UTC) (5696 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"The Apache Group is proud to announce the twenty-eighth release of Apache 2.0. This is the second public beta of Apache 2.0. This release has been tested thoroughly and has been running the apache.org web site since Nov. 9, 2001."
(Nov 12, 2001, 20:52 UTC) (3726 reads) (1 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"In conjunction with the launch of Enterprise Ready Server, Covalent Technologies today announced a coalition of support for its new enterprise solution for the Apache Web server. A wide range of companies support the new software product designed to enhance the reliability, security and manageability of the world's most widely used Web server."
(Nov 7, 2001, 13:56 UTC) (4914 reads) (3 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Despite the fact that PHP is designed with security in mind, a familiarity with its more dangerous aspects and conformance to common secure programming guidelines is essential to minimizing the possibility of security compromises. The aim of this document is to provide an overview of various security issues with PHP and to offer advice on secure PHP programming practices.
(Nov 6, 2001, 12:33 UTC) (8741 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
Digital Spinner, a web design and applications development company, announced today the fifth release candidate
of the GroupIT Engine, a PHP-based content management and group collaboration system capable of powering the next generation of web sites, intranets and extranets.
(Nov 5, 2001, 17:42 UTC) (3675 reads) (0 talkbacks) (Posted by )
"HyperSpace enables content providers to dramatically accelerate the transmission and receipt of data over the Internet through a sharp reduction in bandwidth requirement. ... HyperSpace is the full-featured, commercial version of what began as Mod_gzip, a free, downloadable module the Company began offering a year ago to users of Apache servers."
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Development continues to roll along on Apache 2.0. In his latest column, Ryan Bloom details what's new in the recently released Apache 2.0 Alpha 4.
(Jun 30, 2000)
Apache Today Features
Over the years, a lot of people have become interested in the idea of contributing to the Apache HTTP Server project, but have hung back or remained silent because they felt only hardcore C programmers with tons of experience need apply. Some actually have contacted the Project, saying they'd like to help out but don't have the coding skills and so didn't know what they could do. And some have offered specifically to help out on the documentation, either translating it, or correcting technical nits, or improving its readability or navigability. In July of 2000, however, the Apache HTTP server project created a subproject and reorganised the documentation files so that they can be worked on directly by non-programmers. This article describes more about this, and how you can get involved.
(Sep 27, 2000)
Webmasters are ever searching for ways to make their sites look cool and attractive. One way is to dress it up with images, logos, and other graphics--sometimes referred to as 'eye candy.' Of course, if you happen to be in the forefront of this in any way, you run the risk of having others cadge your
art in order to dress up their
sites. This article shows how you can use Apache configuration directives to limit access to your art so that it's more difficult to use elsewhere.
(Jun 14, 2000)
With this column Martin C. Brown begin his regular coverage of Apache and E-Commerce for Apache Today. This initial column maps out the burgeoning area of E-Commerce and what every Apache Webmaster needs to know about implementing E-Commerce on their site.
(May 31, 2000)
Apache 2.0 has already been through three alpha releases. In this preview, Ryan Bloom of the Apache Group previews Apache 2.0 and explains why it will make life easier for every Webmaster on the Internet.
(May 28, 2000)
While you're licking your chops and waiting for Apache 2.0 to be released, you're probably facing a very real situation of having to set up an Apache Web server today. In this overview, Apache pioneer Ken Coar goes through all the steps needed to install and configure an Apache 1.3 Web server.
(Jun 1, 2000)
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