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

Curt Hibbs curt.hibbs at gmail.com
Thu Nov 17 18:18:03 EST 2005


I think this is a bug in the Instant Rails manager app. I put it on my list
to look at, but its going to be tough to find since I can't reproduce the
problem.

Curt

On 11/17/05, Frank Hale <frankhale at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> 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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