Andy, Thanks for your help. I got Apache working serving pages from C:/User/userName directories with just a small edit to httpd/conf
If others have the same problem, this apache docs page gets right to the point about DocumentRoot http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/urlmapping.html thanks again, On Friday, April 11, 2014 2:13:03 AM UTC-4, Andy wrote: > > On 10/04/2014 01:46, Michael Laird wrote: > > Andy, > > Thanks for your response. > > Messing with Apache fills me with questions. > > If I put newProject in another new directory, do I have to call it > htdocs > > You can call it anything as long a DocumentRoot points to it. > > > Can I have newProject and existingProject in the same new directory, > > whether it is named htdocs or newDirectory > > Are we talking about VirtualHosts here, and is this documentation right > > - apache.org/docs/2.2/vhosts/examples.html > > No, we're simply moving the place that Apache looks for HTML files. > http://httpd.apache.org/docs/current/mod/core.html#documentroot. > > You *can* set up Apache so that you have virtualhosts and each has a > different DocumentRoot, but this isn't necessary for the problem that > you reported - being unable to write into the current htdocs folder > because it is within the 'Programs' hierarchy. > > -- > Andy > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.