[Instantrails-users] Fwd: InstantRails - Apache won't start because of port conflicts

Frank Hale frankhale at gmail.com
Thu Nov 17 17:56:43 EST 2005


Yep did all that, InstantRails will not start Apache with the port
conflict error on Win2k. If I start Apache manually and then start
InstantRails it works fine.

On 11/17/05, Will Shattuck <willshattuck at gmail.com> wrote:
> I got the same thing but it was because I changed only the Listen
> directive and not the Port.  Make sure both are the same.  Also, check
> to make sure the IIS for Windows XP/2000 is not running
>
> * Right click My Computer
> * Left click Manage
> * Expand Services and Applications.  Check if Internet Information
> Service is there.
> * If it is then expand it. Expand Websites. Left click on Default Website
> * Then Right click Default Websit and if STOP is available to click on
> then IIS is running on the port InstantRails wants to use.
>
> I have a help desk app running on my windows xp box and had the same
> issues until i changed the port to both in the conf file.
>
>
>
>
> On 11/17/05, Curt Hibbs <curt.hibbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm posting this to the Instant Rails mailing list. Does anybody have clue
> > what might be going on here?
> >
> >  Curt
> >
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: Frank Hale <frankhale at gmail.com>
> > Date: Nov 17, 2005 8:12 AM
> > Subject: Re: InstantRails - Apache won't start because of port conflicts
> > To: curt at hibbs.com
> >
> > Yeah I did that. I changed it to port 8080 since it says 80 is being
> >  used which I know it isn't. I got the same issue. Apache will not
> > start from InstantRails.
> >
> >
> > On 11/17/05, Curt Hibbs <curt.hibbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > On 11/17/05, Frank Hale < frankhale at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > Hello,
> > > >
> > > > I'm trying out InstantRails but apache will not start because it keeps
> > > > saying something is using the web port. I've configured Apache to use
> > > > a different port other than 80 and it still refuses to start Apache,
> > > > same error. I tried doing a google search and looked at the FAQ but
> > > > nothing comes up. The error is listed below, it's in my instantrails
> > > > log file.
> > > >
> > > > 17/11 08:08:14 Apache : Apache cannot be runned : another Web server
> > > > use the Web port
> > > >
> > > > If you have seen this and know how to resolve it I'd appreciate any
> > > > info you can offer.
> > > >
> > >
> > >  In the main Instant Rails main menu choose "Configure >> Apache". This
> > will
> > > bring up apache's httpd.conf file in notepad. Then search for and change
> > the
> > > port number specified in both the "Listen" and "Port" directives. That
> > > should do it.
> > >
> > >  Curt
> > >
> >
> >
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