Re: conditional configuration

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Subject: Re: conditional configuration
Posted by:  William Gill (nospam@domain.invalid)
Date: Sat, 07 Aug 2010

On 7/25/2010 11:51 AM, William Gill wrote:
> Is there a simple way to have httpd.config skip or include directives
> based on some external condition. Specifically, I have development
> servers on my network and on my notebook. When I am working on something
> new I frequently have to copy things back and forth or to a flash drive.
> To make keeping track easier I want to create a virtual host on a flash
> drive and have httpd.config test for the presence of the flash drive to
> determine whether or not to include the <VirtualHost> Directive. Can
> this be done, and if so can it be done simply?
FYI I ended up installing two Apache services, one with -D option and
one w/o, then added an <IfDefine> directive to httpd.conf.  I can
control which version is active through Apache Monitor. Not the most
graceful, but it works.



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conditional configuration posted by William Gill on Sun, 25 Jul 2010