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#1 a1drich

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Posted 22 September 2006 - 03:26 AM

hello to all.

may anybody teach me how to redirect. For example, everytime i go to http://localhost/ , instead of it showing apache "It Works!" it redirects to/or displays http://localhost/index.php.

and on http://localhost/administrator, it redirects automatically or displays  http://localhost/adm...rator/index.php

#2 wildteen88

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Posted 23 September 2006 - 09:45 AM

For removing the 'It Works' page when you goto http://localhost/ remove all the Apache html files from the htdocs folder that start with index.html.x - x being the abbriviated language, eg index.html.en and any files prefixed with apache_ eg: apache_pb2.gif

For your secound question you'll need to edit the httpd.conf file and find the following:
DirectoryIndex index.html index.html.var
Change the above line to this:
DirectoryIndex index.html index.html.var index.php
Save the httpd.conf file and restart the Apache server. Now when you go to http://localhost/administrator/ it should automatically loadup the index.php page. This affects any other folder to. So fi you goto http://locahost/somefolde/ Apache will automatically look for a index file listed in the DirectoryIndex directive.

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